Discover the Soul of Southern Cooking

A lemon tree with leaves hanging from it's branches.

Lemon Thyme Pound Cake

Day one of snow day cooking started Sunday with a roast chicken. That meant comfort...
A bowl of food with rice and fruit on it.

Warm Farro Salad

It's January again. Kind of cold and dreary with more of the same predicted. But...
A plate of nuts and chocolate balls on top of a table.

Bourbon Balls

Bourbon Balls Can you possibly believe that Christmas is a week away? I hope you...
A large building with arches and pillars in the center.

Pasta de Nata

It has been a long time since my last post for two very good reasons....
A tray of jalapenos and meat on top of some bread.

Tailgate Hanky Pankies

Hanky Pankies were a new and fancy addition to the cocktail party scene in the...
A bowl of rice and squash on the table.

Toasted Pumpkin Seeds

Clean your pumpkin, pulling out the seeds. I dumped mine into a colander, removing as...
IMG_4520-270x360

Buttermilk Pie, Oh My!

It was a dark and rainy Saturday – and everyone was bored. My husband said...
A bowl of ice cream sitting on top of a table.

Peach and Amaretto Ice Cream

Posted on September 1, 2023 Well, hi there! I've been gone a few weeks working on...
A plate of food with salmon and potatoes.

Honey and Bourbon Glazed Salmon

It's a perfect pairing, peaches and salmon, especially when you add a honey bourbon glaze....
A bowl of vegetables sitting on the ground.

Ratatouille – not the Disney Version

How did I get lucky enough to have a basket full of gorgeous produce? Because...