#SweetShortcuts
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Between work, social lives and just gettin’ some rest, sometimes it feels like having well-balanced meals aren’t an option.  But once again, sweet potatoes are here to save the day! We’ve rounded up the best #SweetShortcuts to make life a li…
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Classic Recipes with a New Twist
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I have spent the last week sorting through my stacks of recipe books and recipe cards. As I have done so, I have rediscovered some family favorites. Some belonging to my mother and even my grandmother. That's the wonderful thing about recipes - they…
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Slip Into Summer with Southern Style Picnics
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The month of June is nudging springtime out of the way. Sweet summer sunshine is tapping me on the back, saying ,"Hey, now it's my time to play". Summer is upon us and outdoor dining is in full swing. These warm summer days invite us to super cool p…
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Create Your Own Spring Salad Bar
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Spring is a perfect time to host a luncheon. With so many fresh fruits and veggies in season, the flavors in your kitchen blossom as fast as the flowers outside. Keep the fare light and fresh with a Spring themed salad bar. The taste of spring is ev…
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A Southern Inspired Easter
Easter is a time of renewal and new beginnings; the radiant colors of spring are everywhere around us! Celebrate nature’s glory by including brilliant hues into your Easter dinner. What could be better than a festive meal of Orange Blossom Honey-G…
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Counting Pennies.
In just a few days, one of our lucky recipe contest entrants will win $1000. However, you might have your own treasure-trove sitting in your home. Most of us have one of those jars full of spare change stashed somewhere. But how much is really in…
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Sweet Bytes Quick Tip
I was talking to a friend recently. She told me about a great Sweet Potato tip that I just have to share with everyone. Bake five to seven sweet potatoes, and allow them to cool completely. Individually wrap them with plastic wrap and pop them i…
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March Madness Is Here
It's that time of the year again. March Madness is here. I'm not just referring to latest Duke and UNC basketball games, everything else seems to speed up in March, too. February was a short month and everything still seems a bit rushed. Spring has…
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Eat A Rainbow
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Are you getting enough veggies? The USDA recommends that everyone eat 4-5 servings of vegetables everyday. That's about 2.5 - 3 cups of healthy produce. Are you eating that much? A lot of Americans are not. That's why First Lady Michelle Obama is ta…
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SPRING IS IN THE AIR!!
The first sign of spring is here! No, its not bluebirds. Its not daffodils, either. Its ... Daylight Savings time! (And I hope you all remembered to change the batteries in you Smoke Alarms and CO detectors.) Maybe you think I am a bit overexcited a…
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