Southern Fried Pickles

I don’t know what it is about them, but the salty tang of the pickle combined with the golden fried crust is just one of the best things ever.


So, I’m coming up on the 1 year birthday of this blog, but I haven’t posted in three weeks! I’m sorry for the absence, but we have been dealing with sickness, family stuff, and other things that have taken my attention away from posting. I hope to get back in the kitchen and posting soon,…

Classic Chocolate Chip Cookies

This, ladies and gentlemen, is a classic chocolate chip cookie that will bring back all the wonderful memories of childhood while still being free of dairy and eggs!

Dad’s Meatloaf

In this bleak season when the skies are the color of granite and the cold unrelentingly grips your toes, I feel the need for good comfort food. And in my mind, there are few better comfort foods than meatloaf.

Holly Cookies

When I was a kid, the best part of going to Grandma’s house for the holidays was the snacks. Grandpa’s study would be converted in a mini-buffet, full of crackers with various cheeseballs, snack mixes, dill-ranch snack crackers (a personal favorite), hot cider, and a wide variety of cookies enough to make Santa stick around for a while.

Daiya Cream Cheeze

Some things are easy to replace in recipes. Other things, though, are a bit of a challenge. Cream cheese is one of those.

Easy Slow Cooker Chili

The great thing about chili is that it is 100% customizable. Making it safe for just about any allergy is pretty easy.

It’s time for Thanksgiving!

Here in the USA, we are just two days away from one of my favorite holidays of all time: THANKSGIVING! As we approach the annual feast of thankfulness, the world of food blogging is overrun with Thanksgiving recipes and tips – how to get the perfect roast turkey, new side dishes, unique twists on old…

Pumpkin Spice Pancakes

Putting pumpkin in cookies worked so well, I began to wonder about putting it in pancakes…