Sweets & Treats

Classic Pecan Pie Recipe- Simple, Easy, and from Scratch!

Classic Pecan Pie Recipe- Simple, Easy, and from Scratch!

  Holidays bring family gathering and food.  The main course is normally my expertise, but baking is quickly becoming a major aspect of my time in the kitchen.  Cakes, cookies, and pies never stay around long!  When it comes to pies, my family loves two more than any others.  Pumpkin and Pecan!  Since I grew up in southern Mississippi, these two pies are the first on my list as well!   Pecan's are by far my favorite nut.  I remember as a child getting to go harvest pecans at a friend's house. Though I could eat them all day long,…
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Pumpkin Pie Recipe From Scratch- Easy and Delicious

Pumpkin Pie Recipe From Scratch- Easy and Delicious

With the holidays comes my, favorite pastime, food.  Having four very different kids, I am always busy. I never seem to ever just relax.  Even when I am watching TV, I normally have my back to it while working on my computer. So when I get to enjoy from favorite activity of cooking and baking, you will find me in my happy zone (also known as the kitchen).  Most of my recipes are good for every holiday, but pies seem to be more specific to Thanksgiving and Christmas.  One of my family's favorite pies is pumpkin pie. One of the most…
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Sweet Cajun Popcorn Recipe- Sweet with a Tiny Kick

Sweet Cajun Popcorn Recipe- Sweet with a Tiny Kick

  Binge watching Diners, Drive Ins, and Dives happens quiet often in our home.  I passed my love of cooking onto my middle daughter the most. What makes binge watching with her a blast is her crazy memory.  I have a picture memory, but I have to actual see something.  She on the other hand, has a memory of an elephant! With her high IQ comes an uncanny capability to hear a recipe once and repeat it back perfectly a month later.  That is exactly what happened with this Sweet Cajun Popcorn Recipe! We were watch the episode containing the South…
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