Tag: southern recipes

Pinto Beans & Ham and Collard Greens in the Instant Pot!

Back in the fall my neighbor, Zarah Yerger, got an Instant Pot and she was so excited about it.  Oddly enough, with all the cooking that I do, I had never heard of such a thing.  Supposedly, it was one appliance that… Read More

Southern Mustard Potato Salad….A personal recipe adapted from Mom

When I was growing up in the South, potato salad was at every church potluck or family gathering but I was never a fan.  In a child’s mind, something crunchy like raw onions and celery mixed in with your favorite smooth ingredients… Read More

Southern Cornbread Dressing….My Favorite Thanksgiving Tradition

The holiday season, from Thanksgiving to Christmas, is my favorite time of the year!  Something about the opportunity to gather with family and friends surrounded by twinkling lighted trees and crackling warm fires always comforts me….and, OH THE FOOD!  It seems that… Read More

Braised Beans with Collard Greens and Ham…A Southern Living Recipe

If you grew up in the south, beans, greens, and ham were usually a regular favorite on the dinner table and the February 2014 edition of Southern Living Magazine featured a recipe with it all in one bowl!  Southern Living was pretty much where… Read More