Grandma Sarah’s Blueberry Pound Cake

Grandma Sarah was Jeff’s grandmother. We moved into her house after she passed away, and as we were cleaning it out, I found a big book of her recipes. Since our blueberry bushes are full of berries right now, I went through her book a few days ago looking for blueberry recipes. She had aContinue reading “Grandma Sarah’s Blueberry Pound Cake”

Aunt Sarah’s Broccoli Casserole

Aunt Sarah is my grandmother’s sister, and when I was younger, she had a restaurant in our little hometown called the Kountry Kitchen. The restaurant was a lunch buffet where they would have a couple different meat choices each day and about five or six different sides to choose from. Fridays were always my favorite,Continue reading “Aunt Sarah’s Broccoli Casserole”

What’s Cooking Wednesday – Sausage and Potato Soup

This hearty soup is perfect for cooler fall nights. It tastes great with my Copycat Moe’s Grilled Cornbread.  Ingredients: 1 pound mild ground sausage 1 pound smoked sausage 3 to 4 carrots, peeled and sliced 1 large sweet potato, peeled and cubed 2 to 3 medium russet potatoes, peeled and cubed 1/2 yellow onion, dicedContinue reading “What’s Cooking Wednesday – Sausage and Potato Soup”

Banana Bread

This banana bread recipe is the only one my family has ever used and it comes out perfect every single time.  Ingredients: 1 stick of butter 1/2 cup sugar 1 egg, beaten 2 bananas, mashed 1/2 cup walnuts or pecans, roughly chopped 1 cup self-rising flour Instructions: In a mixer, combine the butter and sugar.Continue reading “Banana Bread”

Easy Slow Cooker Roast

This recipe is a staple at our house. It’s easy to toss everything in my slow cooker before I go to work and it’s perfectly tender and has the house smelling amazing when we get home. It’s incredibly easy to do, requires almost no prep, and just does it’s thing in the slow cooker withoutContinue reading “Easy Slow Cooker Roast”

Mamaw’s Fruit Salad

My Mamaw Gibson has been bringing this fruit salad to every family event and church social for as long as I can remember. It is one of my favorites. It’s also my brother’s absolute favorite fruit salad ever and he always requests it when we all get together. It makes the perfect sweet summer treat.Continue reading “Mamaw’s Fruit Salad”

Mamaw Hopper’s Okra

When I was about 5 or 6, I would spend the summers at my Mamaw Hopper and DeDad’s house (my dad’s parents). I would spend my days following DeDad around, watching PBS, taking Mamaw’s ear off, and waiting for my uncle to get off work at 3:00 because he always had something fun to doContinue reading “Mamaw Hopper’s Okra”

Jeff’s Cream Cheese Burgers and DeDad’s Famous French Fries

This is Jeff. He’s a runner, golfer, fisherman, and the greatest husband ever. He’s also the Grill Master at our house, and last night he grilled us up some of his signature cream cheese burgers.  What makes his burgers so special is that he mixes cream cheese in with the meat before forming the patties.Continue reading “Jeff’s Cream Cheese Burgers and DeDad’s Famous French Fries”

Taco Tuesday (Aunt Mary Style)

Aunt Mary Joyce has always been one of my family’s many great cooks. While my grandmother and all my aunts are great cooks, Aunt Mary’s recipes are different because she was a military wife and has lived all over the world. Her collection of recipes is definitely one that we all enjoy. Aunt Mary andContinue reading “Taco Tuesday (Aunt Mary Style)”