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collards + cabbage + frost = “cabbards” time…. with Crispy Cornbread Cookies, Molasses Bacon Butter & Pot Likker

The time has just about come for the annual “cooking of the cabbards” to fill the freezer!  Like a squirrel stowing away acorns for the winter, I too, “get my cook’n on” once our local collards have had a good kissing o’ the frost.  Some think that’s just an old tale, but not this gal, …

collards + cabbage + frost = “cabbards” time…. with Crispy Cornbread Cookies, Molasses Bacon Butter & Pot Likker …keep reading »

Collard Sandwiches

ahhh Collard Sandwiches… North Carolina culinary Heritage at its finest!

Collard Sandwiches have a long history here in North Carolina. They are so tasty, feature some of our finest foods… and you will be the belle of the ball when you take to potlucks or serve at your own gatherings. Just MAKE SOME. It doesn’t get much easier. Sit some out and watch ’em disappear

Squishy Fig Gingerbread… oooh la LA!

It’s no new news that I’m not the baker. I can do it when need be, but all that chemistry of proper measurements annoys me… I’m not particularly into tedium, and I much prefer concocting stuff where the final successful outcome isn’t determined by improper measurement of a bit of this or that.  When I …

Squishy Fig Gingerbread… oooh la LA! …keep reading »

Cheery Grilled Corn with Hoop Cheese & Bacon Dust

I know, I got you with BACON dust, right?  Well then let’s add Cheerwine to the party too!                       Bacon doth make everything more better, and on my “Cheer”y grilled corn is no exception.  We’ve all seen the “same old same old” grilled corn recipes…. …

Cheery Grilled Corn with Hoop Cheese & Bacon Dust …keep reading »

Pantry Purge has its rewards… NEKKID nut butter!

During our most recent snow “event” last week,  cabin fever set in.  So instead of being lazy like I did in the storm 2 weeks before, I hopped up off my buttkus and got productive around the house!  I have an awesome pantry that from time to time, gets in total disarray.  Little pantry devils …

Pantry Purge has its rewards… NEKKID nut butter! …keep reading »

…crunch time ~ Let’s ROLL!

Sunshine.Finally.  Enough with this winter already.  Here’s hoping we are on the back side of this one here in my neck of the woods…. Even my taste buds are in need of something fresh.  It has been way too long since I’ve thrown together some of my egg rolls, and I’m longing for something crispy …

…crunch time ~ Let’s ROLL! …keep reading »

gluten free carrot cake muffins with pineapple whipped cream

Easter Basket of Goodies! “3 Karat” Gluen Free Carrot Cupcakes with Pineapple Whipped Cream-Cream

To be sure it can’t be Easter week already! But alas, tis true… so time to throw together something tasty for all our favorite little (and big) bunnies. Lately, I’ve found myself concocting more and more gluten-free delights. About a year ago, my bestie Giny was thrust into the GF world by her doc with …

Easter Basket of Goodies! “3 Karat” Gluen Free Carrot Cupcakes with Pineapple Whipped Cream-Cream …keep reading »


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