Southern Style Seasoned Green Beans

Perfect for the holidays, this variation on the traditional green bean casserole is full of flavor and a colorful addition to any dinner table. These are the best green beans!  Something new for my table this holiday season …seasoned green beans.  But not just any seasoned green beans, I mean nothing new about seasoned green beans … nope, but these are southern style, Texas style, green beans.  Cooked … Continue reading Southern Style Seasoned Green Beans

Creamy Homestyle Mac & Cheese

Mac & Cheese please!  As a mom, I know you have many request for Mac & Cheese.  Kids love it!  I know my son could probably eat Mac & Cheese everyday as an afterschool snack alone. Whenever I can, I like to make the real stuff, the good stuff, made from scratch.  My son loves it and I know he is getting a better meal.  This recipe is creamy, cheesy goodness …perfect as a … Continue reading Creamy Homestyle Mac & Cheese

Creamy Southern Style Potato Salad

This recipe is one that my mom always made and I grew up eating.  It has mayonnaise,  mustard, pickles, onions and eggs and is served cold.  It is creamy and delicious and is a staple for all our summer family holiday gatherings. Hello everyone!  I hope you are having a fabulous week!  It’s Friday and kick off to Memorial Weekend!!  Do you have big plans for the weekend?  Maybe … Continue reading Creamy Southern Style Potato Salad

Black-Eyed Pea Salad

Black-eyed peas are a tradition for New Year’s, but this recipe can be a favorite anytime.  I made this salad for Labor Day and it was gone by the end of the day.  It is perfect for bbq’s, luncheons or as a side dish to any meal.  I make this same salad with meat loaf, along with some mashed potatoes and cornbread.  This is a quick and yummy recipe that … Continue reading Black-Eyed Pea Salad