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Satsuma Icebox Pie

December 17, 2018

Satsuma Icebox Pie

Chef gets first bite right?✨It’s Satsuma season and anyone who lives in South Alabama or along the Gulf Coast knows that these little orange dreams can compete for the sweetest citrus. [...]

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Steel Cut Oats Overnight Recipe

December 9, 2018

Steel Cut Oats Overnight Recipe

Happy #meatlessmonday with this power packed bowl of goodness?Part of our regular breakfast routine for over two years??Steel Cut Oats. You can prepare the night before so they are ready to [...]

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7 Ways To Avoid Scrambled Egg Brain

December 7, 2018

7 Ways To Avoid Scrambled Egg Brain

Over Thanksgiving I was reflecting on the things I am thankful for. Besides my family and friends, I am also deeply thankful for a change that has happened in my life [...]

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Winner, Winner Veggie Dinner

December 1, 2018

Winner, Winner Veggie Dinner

Almost two years ago my husband made a health decision that surprised me. After being quite the meat eater and protein consumer ever since we first met, he decided he wanted [...]

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Setting Your Holiday Table

November 30, 2018

Setting Your Holiday Table

The table is a place to gather. A place of nourishment, of love, of laughter, of comfort. Cooking is love no matter how simple the food. For my holiday table I [...]

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The Perfect Day In New Orleans

November 15, 2018

The Perfect Day In New Orleans

Are you in a New Orleans state of mind? I have always loved New Orleans but typically after 48 hours I’m done, I’ve even written those very words. But on a [...]

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7 Southern Trips To Take This Fall

October 5, 2018

7 Southern Trips To Take This Fall

It is fall even though it may only feel like it in the morning. That golden sun is casting a more amber hue across the landscape and there is a breeze [...]

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Veggie Chili Recipe

October 2, 2018

Veggie Chili Recipe

Hello October, nice to see ya. This #meatlessmonday chili was a crowd pleaser. The first question, “What meat is in this?” The answer none, just a puréed blend of tomatoes, carrots, [...]

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Southern Grandmothers, An Endangered Species

September 27, 2018

Southern Grandmothers, An Endangered Species

“Now add the sugar,” my grandmother would say to me as I sat in my favorite spot in her house – on the kitchen counter next to the mixer. I would [...]

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Quality Of Life Vs. Standard Of Living

September 17, 2018

Quality Of Life Vs. Standard Of Living

I was 5 years old when I saw a small garter snake slithering through the backyard of my grandmother’s house. It noticing me getting closer disappeared into its hole. I ran [...]

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