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Butter Pecan Cake Recipe

Butter Pecan Cake Recipe

Follow our step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe to bake this really delicious Butter Pecan Cake from scratch. It’s really easy, and you’ll love the great butter-pecan flavor. We’ll also introduce you to the all new OXO On Mixer. The mixer with a light. Printable recipe included.

Rhubarb Pie with Crumble Topping

Rhubarb Pie with Crumble Topping

Follow our step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe for making this delicious Rhubarb Pie. No Strawberries are included, and we use a Crumble Topping as opposed to a regular top crust. We’ll also share our review of the OXO Greensaver produce keepers, and the story behind making our pie. A printable recipe is also included. …   […]

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Christmas Giveaway – 2015

Christmas Giveaway – 2015

Giveaway Ended: Enter today to win our 2015 Christmas Giveaway. Entry is quick and easy. This giveaway ends at midnight on December 13, 2015. Winner will be announced on Monday, December 14, 2015. Yes, we’re giving away fruitcake, but this is no ordinary fruitcake. You’ll love this super moist, delicious Nutty Fruitcake from our friends at Southern Supreme in Bear Creek, North Carolina.

Mother’s Day Giveaway 2015

Mother’s Day Giveaway 2015

Giveaway has ended.  Register to WIN this Citrus & Honey Gift Set, from Annie Oakley Perfumery, just in time for Mother’s Day. We’re giving away one gift set to one of our readers. Leave your reply by midnight, May 3, 2015, and you’ll be entered to win. Winner will be announced the following Monday morning. […]

Main Dishes

Collard Sandwich Recipe

Collard Sandwich Recipe

A step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe for making a yummy Collard Sandwich.  Serve it up with some Fried Fatback and a side of Black Eyed Peas.  It’s a great way to use up any leftover collards you might have.  Wait…is it even possible to have leftover collards? …   Collard Sandwich Recipe: … Originally published January […]

Chicken and Rice Recipe, and OXO review.

Chicken and Rice Recipe, and OXO review.

Follow our step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe for making one of our favorite, Southern classic comfort foods. It doesn’t have to be cold and snowy outside to enjoy this warm and filling dish, but it certainly helps. Only a few ingredients are needed to make this timeless classic. It’s truly something all the family can enjoy. […]

Desserts

Adams Original Red Velvet Cake Recipe

Adams Original Red Velvet Cake Recipe

Follow our step-by-step, photo illustrated instructions as we recreate the Adams Original Red Velvet Cake Recipe.  Adams Extract, a Texas based company, is credited with bringing this cake to American kitchens during the time of The Great Depression.  Just why is it so red though?  We’ll explore it’s origins and follow the recipe of Betty […]

Butter Pecan Cake Recipe

Butter Pecan Cake Recipe

Follow our step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe to bake this really delicious Butter Pecan Cake from scratch. It’s really easy, and you’ll love the great butter-pecan flavor. We’ll also introduce you to the all new OXO On Mixer. The mixer with a light. Printable recipe included.

Side Dishes

Hoppin John Recipe

Hoppin John Recipe

Hoppin’ John, it ain’t just for New Years any more.  This is a quick and easy recipe that serves as a side dish, or can also be a great main dish just as well.  What a great way to use a few leftover Black Eye Peas to make another meal entirely. … Originally published March […]

Ham Bone Beans

Ham Bone Beans

Follow easy, step-by-step, photo illustrated instructions for making this delicious Ham Bone Beans recipe.  Use that leftover ham bone, or ham hock, to make this creamy bean dish that can be served as a side dish or a main dish either one.  We’ll show you how to make it and we’ve got a printable recipe […]

Breads

Collard Sandwich Recipe

Collard Sandwich Recipe

A step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe for making a yummy Collard Sandwich.  Serve it up with some Fried Fatback and a side of Black Eyed Peas.  It’s a great way to use up any leftover collards you might have.  Wait…is it even possible to have leftover collards? …   Collard Sandwich Recipe: … Originally published January […]

Crackling Bread

Crackling Bread

Follow our easy, step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe to make this old Southern favorite Crackling Bread. We just call it Cracklin Bread, dropping that G, but it’s super easy to make and delicious with just about anything. This is a follow-up recipe using the cracklings we made from rendering our own leaf lard but you can […]

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Grated Apple Pie

Grated Apple Pie

| April 13, 2015 | 7 Comments

Follow our step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe to make this super easy Grated Apple Pie. All you need are about 4 of your favorite apples, just a couple of more ingredients, and you’re all done. Grate the apples by hand, or speed it up even more by placing the apples, skins and all, in your food […]

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Canadian War Cake

Canadian War Cake

| March 23, 2015 | 4 Comments

Follow our easy, step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe to make this super simple cake. NO EGGS are used to make this war era cake, created pretty much out of necessity back in the day. Filled with pecans and raisins, then topped with a powdered sugar icing, this cake still is a hit around the table, even […]

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Mustard Greens

Mustard Greens

| January 19, 2015 | 3 Comments

Follow our step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe for making our southern style Mustard Greens. Greens dominate the fresh produce available here in the South during the winter, and we’ll show you how to cook some up for a great side dish, or even the main meal of the day. They’ll go great with a hunk of […]

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Potato Soup

Potato Soup

| January 12, 2015 | 6 Comments

Follow our easy, step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe to make this warm and filling Potato Soup. Made from scratch, using fresh potatoes, it’s a perfect soup for a cold winter night. Make it as creamy as you’d like. Printable recipe included. …   Potato Soup Recipe: … When the temperature drops down to 12°F here in […]

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