Crispy Fried Grits Fritters made from cheese grits with bacon, corn, and green onion. Dip them in a sweet and spicy pepper jelly sauce for an appetizer with tons of southern flair. I'm a big fan of anything that can be eaten with your fingers: hushpuppies, beignets, you name it. These grits fritters are so delicious, ... keep reading!
A Pumpkin Cake Roll flavored with fall spices and filled with a cream cheese filling just may be the perfect fall pumpkin dessert. I'm no expert at making cake rolls. In fact, this was my first. But I was very pleased with how it turned out and will be making many more in my future. I ... keep reading!
Mac and Cheese with Ham is a creamy, cheesy, comforting meal. The addition of diced ham turns mac and cheese into a hearty main dish meal. This is a pretty basic mac and cheese recipe that begins with a bechamel sauce made with butter, flour, and milk. I added both sharp yellow cheddar cheese and white ... keep reading!
Dr. Pepper Chili has just the right balance of sweet and spicy and is sure to be a hit on game day. Serve up a warm bowl with sour cream, onion, and fresh cilantro or use it as a topping for hot dogs or a dip for fritos. Any way you eat Dr. Pepper Chili, ... keep reading!
Pumpkin Spice Bars with a creamy cheesecake filling and a streusel topping with chunks of white chocolate will satisfy all of your pumpkin cravings. These bars taste a lot like pumpkin pie, but you can pick them up and eat them with your fingers. Everyone is probably sick of pumpkin recipes by now, but I've been ... keep reading!
A delicious chicken casserole with all the ingredients of chicken cordon bleu: chicken, ham, swiss cheese all baked together over white rice. I've made it extra-flavorful by adding some cheddar cheese and a buttery Ritz cracker crumb topping. Using a rotisserie chicken or leftover chicken makes Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole super easy to put together. This is ... keep reading!
Moist and tender Sweet Potato Cinnamon Rolls with a cinnamon-pecan filling and a sweet sugar glaze will really hit the spot for a lazy weekend breakfast. Mashed sweet potatoes give the rolls a beautiful orange hue and also add to the flavor. I'm crazy about using sweet potatoes in anything and everything, especially this time ... keep reading!
Chocolate Peanut Butter Layer Dessert is a cool and creamy layered dessert that will appeal to all ages. Chocolate cake mix is used to make the bottom layer. With only 1 egg and some butter mixed into the cake mix, it cooks up dense and fudgy. Next comes a creamy peanut butter/cream cheese layer with chopped ... keep reading!
Cheesecake and Pecan Pie together in one dessert. How could anything be better? This outrageously good Pecan Pie Cheesecake has a crust made from vanilla wafer crumbs, a nutty and sweet pecan pie layer topped off with a cool and creamy cheesecake layer. I've become obsessed with the Crock Pot Dulce de leche I made recently ... keep reading!