Tag Archives : easy

Recipe: Rustic Herbed Flatbread


It’s autumn, my favorite season. It’s time to start transitioning into comfy sweaters and fuzzy socks. Unfortunately, the weather in South Carolina is so strange this time of year that I cannot fully commit a wardrobe. Yesterday, it was 73 degrees and rainy. Today it’s a balmy 42 degrees and dreary. I’m not going to let the overcast sky damper my day though, no way!…

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10 Tips to a Better Chicken Stock


  Many people swoon over the smell of fresh-baked cookies and apple pie, but my downfall is a pot of homemade chicken stock that’s been simmering on the stove all day. The savory aromas wrap around me like a comforting blanket. Actually, I think it’s true for everyone in the house because there is always someone in the pot trying…

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How to Make Perfectly Sweet Iced Tea


Ahh, sweet tea – the beverage of choice for a true Southerner (Well, Bud Light and Mountain Dew too but we will save that discussion for a different day). The funny thing about sweet tea though is that no one likes it the same way. There’s a tug of war battle between those that like it barely sweet and those that need a milkshake straw…

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Dear Kids, Mom Quits!


Sanity? What sanity? Not today my friends! I had all intentions of doing some type of fancy schmancy dinner recipe for you guys today. The type that makes your eyes happy and drool form in your mouth. Something slow roasted and covered in a pan sauce. Yum! But, guess what. Somewhere shortly after waking up life happened. I bet you’ve…

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Recipe: Hot Candied Pecans (Photo Tutorial)


Guess what, I adulted today! I made a recipe for my husband knowing darn well it wasn’t something that I was going to enjoy. But, today I felt like doing something for him. You see, there are two types of people in this world.  Those that live for sweets, like my husband. His favorite food in the world is pancakes – yes, you heard right.…

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