Simple Life, Simple Food, All Inspired by my Appalachian Roots

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Keto Breakfast Casserole

Keto Breakfast Casserole

Weekend Getaway Brunch for a Crowd We had a family and friends weekend getaway two weeks ago. 10 adults and 3 children in a huge lake house on beautiful Lake Lanier here in GA.Because cooking is relaxing for me I volunteered to do the majority […]

Heirloom Tomato & Blue Cheese Brunch Tart

Heirloom Tomato & Blue Cheese Brunch Tart

Spring is Getting Closer in the South Sundays are the perfect day for a great brunch. With Spring right around the corner the Alpharetta Farmers Market will soon be open. My favorite spring items are the tomatoes. I really love the fresh green tomatoes, but […]

Southern Green Bean Casserole

Southern Green Bean Casserole

The Iconic Thanksgiving Side Dish This year an estimated 20 million people will make green bean casserole. The most famous version is the iconic version on the side of the Campbell’s cream of mushroom can.   Dorcas Reilly created the recipe in 1955 while working […]

Grilled Butternut Squash Soup

Grilled Butternut Squash Soup

By the time that I finish this post it we will have ushered in Fall. I love the summer season, but fall holds my favorite food recipes. Growing up in West Virginia is was usually cool by this time of the year. This meant that […]