Sweet Potato Pie, Oh My!

Sweet Potato Pie is a southern staple whenever the holiday season starts to approach.  Much like pumpkin pie, the texture is smooth and the flavor has some spice to it.  I don’t remember a single Thanksgiving without Aunt Gay’s famous Sweet Potato Pie.  I used her recipe as my inspiration.  This is the perfect not-too-sweet dessert for any fall gathering.  I …

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Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps

These PF Chang’s-inspired lettuce wraps are delicious, healthy, and easy enough for a quick weeknight dinner.  Everything comes together in about 20 minutes in one pan.  More importantly, they are low carb, which means you can gorge on them shame-free! I’m constantly trying to come up with new healthy recipes that are actually satisfying.  Let’s face it, chicken, broccoli, and …

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Banana Bread Muffins

  Y’all, this is the best banana bread recipe I’ve ever tried!  These muffins have a cloud-like texture with just the right balance of banana flavor and sweetness.  My friend Lauren has been a little down lately, so to cheer her up I whipped up a batch of these muffins.  Both she and Stella (her adorable pit bull) were smiling: mission accomplished. …

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Homemade Sausage Balls, put a little south in your mouth!Recipes

Sausage Balls

Greetings from South Carolina, y’all!  Since I flew home, the last few days have been jam-packed with last-minute shopping, hanging out with my niece and cousins, and of course, spending every possible moment in Mama’s kitchen baking holiday treats – both classics and new recipes! Mama and Daddy get to be my guinea pigs for everything, so rest assured there’s …

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