Southern Recipes


Holiday Bake Off Auditions

Every year we wait for the holiday programming to come on. I know my favorite part of the season is to watch the holiday bake off competitions on all the channels. This year you can be part of the programming. This winter, the producers of the UK Phenomenon “The Great […]

Holiday Bake Off

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Bourbon Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

If you have been following us for a while, then you probably know that Regina is gluten intolerant (though there are times where she over does the gluten…can we say pizza!). I have always wanted to do a baked good that does not include flour or any gluten, just so […]


Texan New Year’s Day Tradition 2

Many cultures celebrate crossing into a new year in intriguing and unique ways.  My family, as I was growing up practiced a very Texan New Year’s Day tradition almost religiously.  It is customary to find a pot of black-eyed peas and a pot of cabbage boiling or simmering quietly as […]

Texan New Year's Day Tradition Cabbage

buttermilk fried chicken and waffles with maple syrup

Best Southern Buttermilk Fried Chicken and Waffles Recipe

In honor of National Waffle Week, I turned my home into a waffle “Test Kitchen.”  My goal, re-create 5 different waffle recipes to share with our readers.  I knew I couldn’t tackle this alone, so I enlisted the help of my family as official taste testers.  I started with the […]