Mom's Pecan Lassies Recipe

Holiday Food: Pecan Lassies

In honor of National Cookie Day, we are sharing some of my Mom and Nana’s favorite Thanksgiving and Christmas cookie recipes today. This next one up is the absolutely decadent Pecan Lassies. Talk about bite-size morsels of heaven in your mouth! I have to tell you right now, the picture

Mom’s Chocolate Whoopie Pies

It is time for another favorite recipe of mine from mom’s kitchen – Chocolate Whoopie Pies! I’ve tried these delectable treats from various other places – homemade and store-bought – and sadly, none of them compare to my mom’s recipe! A super simple recipe, easy to prepare and takes little

Heavenly Ambrosia Recipe

Heavenly Ambrosia Recipe

Heavenly Ambrosia, Heavenly Hash, Angel Pudding, whatever you choose to call it, this family tradition for Thanksgiving dates back generation after generation. My grandparents said that they’re parents used to make this for Thanksgiving and Christmas dinners, and our family is no different. It is the only time of the year

Classic Southern Mint Julep Recipe

Now doesn’t that look like a tall, cool glass of deliciousness? The following is from our friends at Today is Mint Julep Day! A mint julep is a delicious and refreshing summer cocktail made with bourbon whiskey, mint, water, and sugar. A secret trick that many bartenders use is

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Mom’s Recipes – Pecan Pie

The holidays always get me to thinking about the wonderful desserts that my mom used to make, especially during Christmas. Our house was always filled with the scents of baking cookies and pies from November through New Years. Mom would bake up enough cookies to last (so we thought) a