Hubby loves banana bread, but banana bread recipes aren’t always the healthiest breads or snacks you can eat. Even so, the taste is hard to beat. With a few minor changes, however, you can use healthy banana bread recipes. These are lower in fat
This is a wonderful southern food recipe that’s great for summer. I really like southern desserts that can be kept in the fridge in the sweltering heat of June, July, and August. This recipe is similar to traditional lemon meringue pie, but it’s not
You’ll find lots of pecan recipes with southern food. In most of the Deep South, pecan trees can be found just about everywhere. Some even grow wild in the woods. These pecan muffins are a great way to use all the pecans available in
These muffins are great for any patriotic holiday, including Memorial Day, July 4, and Labor Day. Serve them for breakfast on the morning of the holiday to get everyone in the spirit, or offer them at your cookout or barbecue! Holle’s Red, White, and
These taste very much like Hardee’s cinnamon raisin biscuits, and they smell wonderful while baking! I hand pat my biscuits, but if you want more visually appealing biscuits, you can roll out the dough to ½-inch thick and cut them with a biscuit cutter.
This recipe is for traditional oatmeal cookies – probably the kind your grandmother made. These cookies turn out soft, delicious, and chewy. And while they’re not exactly a “health food,” they are healthier than many other types of cookies because of the oatmeal they
Several years ago, I attended a pastry school short course, and one of the things I learned was how to make buttercream frosting, or buttercream icing. This frosting can be used for decorating as well as for frosting the sides and tops of cakes.
This is one of hubby’s favorite cakes. I hadn’t made one in years, but since the kids were coming over for Sunday dinner today, I made one last night, and it is awesome! This cake is super rich, so a small slice will satisfy
These homemade cookies are another favorite with my family. In fact, my kids practically grew up with pecan sandies. They’re really shortbread cookies, made with lots of butter. In the South, some folks call pecan sandies “sand balls,” I suppose because they’re cookies with
I just made up this homemade biscuit recipe this evening, and I wasn’t sure exactly how it was going to taste. As the biscuits were cooking, the kitchen smelled exactly like my favorite pizzeria, so I was hopeful. I almost burned my fingers trying