Beach, Boat, & BBQ Caviar

You may have seen something like this recipe referred to as “cowboy caviar.”  Well, I’m not a cowboy, but we are at the beach and on the boat a lot so I created my own version and I have been packing this for us to snack on.  It is so good and fresh to have…

Back to School – Healthy, Easy and Kid-Friendly Meals and Snacks

It’s hard to believe it’s August already, and big and little kids will be going back to school! For this article, I have joined forces with Sharon Rigsby, the creative mind behind Grits and Pinecones, a southern cooking and hospitality blog.  Together we have come up with kid-friendly, healthy and easy ideas for snacks, lunches, and…

Super Simple DIY Salad Dressings

In my last blog I gave you a variety of ways to create interesting and satisfying salads. What I didn’t talk about, though, is what we put on our salad…the dressing. Store bought dressings are the typical go-to, but they can ruin a perfectly delicious salad with their over abundance of artery clogging trans and…