Monthly Archives: July 2013

Another Use for Duct Tape

If you have been keeping up with my posts, you know that I stuck my foot in my mouth several weeks back by saying I would terrace the hill in our backyard and built block walls.  When I said that I didn’t expect my husband to take me up on it.  He did.  So I have been asking the Good… (more…)

How to Kick Baked Beans Up a Notch

I love making the food I serve my family and friends memorable.  Here’s what I do to regular old canned baked beans. Dump the beans into an oven safe casserole dish.  Mix in one finely minced onion and 1 t Liquid Smoke.  Give it a stir.  Take four to five pieces of bacon and coat both sides in brown sugar… (more…)

Grandma’s Southern Style Potato Salad

This is an adaptation of my grandmother’s potato salad.  She was a true “Southern Lady” and made the best food – of course all from scratch.  Her biscuits, fried chicken, and potato salad were legendary.  Unfortunately, by the time I knew how wonderfully delicious her cooking was, she was too old to relate her recipes.  She was the type that… (more…)