Tea Cakes

Plate of tea cakes

To Southerners of a certain age, tea cakes are the embodiment of a grandmother’s warm kitchen in the dead of winter…or a carefree summer afternoon spent barefoot and running through the sprinkler in the front yard. I don’t know of any other food that holds the nostalgia of childhood for me like tea cakes. I’ve… 

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Prosciutto Wrapped Asparagus

Grilled Prosciutto-Wrapped Asparagus

I admit it, we have a thing for prosciutto: prosciutto with pears, arugula, and goat cheese; prosciutto, arugula, and cheese; fig jam, caramelized … [Read More...]

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A Love Story

We're having another wedding! Sweet Caroline is marrying Brian in just a couple of months on September 20, 2014. Caroline came into our lives about … [Read More...]

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Food Blog Lovin’

Wow, it has been a busy summer here at our house! We have been gone a lot and in between we have had showers to attend and weddings to attend and lots … [Read More...]

Cream Cheese Danish

Cream Cheese Danish

Don't you love easy recipes that make everyone think you slaved away in the kitchen for hours? I do! This is one of those. You can make this Cream … [Read More...]

Prosciutto, Arugula, and Cheese

Prosciutto, Arugula, and Cheese

Here's a quick and easy appetizer recipe for you that requires no chopping and very little cooking. Brush French bread slices with a little olive oil … [Read More...]

Chocolate Chip Muffins

Chocolate Chip Muffins

You know what's lovely? A summer rain on a July afternoon to cool things off...a screened porch on which to sit and listen to the patter of the rain … [Read More...]

Bobby Flay's Santa Fe Burger

Fourth of July Recipes

Some of my favorite recipes that would be great for your Independence Day celebration. It should not come as a surprise to you that most of them are … [Read More...]

Grilled Eggplant Salad

Grilled Eggplant Salad

Do you ever pick up those recipe cards at the grocery store? You know the ones I mean, supposedly simple and delicious recipes that sometimes turn out … [Read More...]

Chicken Spaghetti Casserole

Chicken Spaghetti Casserole

Remember church potlucks or even funeral gatherings where casseroles abounded? There's a reason for that, of course. Casseroles are typically easy to … [Read More...]

Lemon Blackberry Scones

Lemon Blackberry Scones

Many years ago I worked near downtown Atlanta and I drove past a Starbucks every day. I used to run in there a couple of times a week and get coffee … [Read More...]