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[17 Jul 2014 | 7 Comments | ]
Southern Style Creamed Corn Recipe

There is no better southern side dish than creamed corn. Ditch that canned stuff, you won’t believe how easy it is to make this side dish from scratch. Besides, we all know that homemade tastes so much better!
Many nights when I’m not serving southern style sweet cornbread, I will serve this southern inspired creamed corn recipe instead. Gracing my southern table right next to a big tall glass of Southern Sweet Iced Tea, creamed corn is a …

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[15 Jul 2014 | One Comment | ]
Sneak a Treat with Klondike

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Klondike bars were one of my grandmother’s favorite treats. She would always have these delicious treats stocked in her fridge when we would visit. Surprisingly, she would always share them with us kids when we asked. So when Klondike recently contacted me to see if I was interested in trying out some of their newest flavors, I jumped at the chance to relive my childhood for just a moment.

It’s amazing how something as simple as a …

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[3 Jul 2014 | 16 Comments | ]
Fourteen Must-Read Books to Add to your Summer Reading List in 2014

I have a problem. But I think it is a good problem as I have rediscovered reading. I’ve read books here or there, off and on, but haven’t quite been as consistent as I would like to be. Reading is a good thing, right? And I want to do more of it. With the warmth of summer comes the desire to fill my book bag and find the time to just read more. Lazy …

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[30 Jun 2014 | 24 Comments | ]
Southern Sweet Cornbread Recipe

It’s true that we like some of our food sweet here in the south. It’s true for our tea (a southern staple) and it’s definitely true when it comes to cornbread. Some would argue that sweet southern cornbread is almost like cake. While our biscuits may be savory our cornbread definitely satisfies the sweet tooth.

The other night, I made cornbread the usual way that I make it and thought that I would also share this easy quick …

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[13 Jun 2014 | 5 Comments | ]
Southern Sweet Tea Recipe

The only kind of tea that I drink is Sweet Tea. Growing up in the South, Sweet Tea is what we drink. Sitting on the front porch, sipping a tall cold glass of sweet tea is just what we do around here to relax after a long day. With every meal and served at every restaurant, sweet tea is more than just a southern staple. Sweet Tea is a way of life. Always served ice cold, sweet …

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