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 […]

Cilantro Lime Carrot Slaw

Cilantro Lime Carrot Slaw

I created this from the clean pantry and fridge challenge that I put myself on for the new year. I had this ginormous bag of baby carrots that were taking up way too much room in my vegetable drawer. I used them in my first […]

Super Creamy Chicken Pasta

Super Creamy Chicken Pasta

In keeping of the spirit of my resolutions, I have some items leftover from the holidays that I need to use. It’s bitter cold outside this weekend and I was in the mood for a big bowl of creamy chicken pasta. I have vowed to […]

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 […]

Crispy Onion Straws

Crispy Onion Straws

If you caught my last post, you are well aware that Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. I’m like Will Ferrell in “Elf” when it comes to Thanksgiving. It is a holiday all about food and family.   Tonight I am making crispy onion straws for […]

Simple Delicious Buttermilk Biscuits

Simple Delicious Buttermilk Biscuits

Comfort Food In A Skillet Breakfast, hands down is my favorite meal of the day. I could actually eat breakfast meals for, well breakfast, lunch and dinner. There are few things in life that I have found to be more comforting than fresh scratch made […]

West Virginia Pepperoni Rolls

West Virginia Pepperoni Rolls

This Weekend was the kick off of college football, and here in the south they take their college football. Growing up in West Virginia I became a WVU Mountaineers fan. Several years ago I lived in Knoxville TN, where my son was born, and I […]