Chewy Oatmeal Butterscotch Cookies

butterscotch oatmeal cookies

What cookie takes you on a trip back to childhood?   What cookie whisks you back to flour coated faces, sticky fingers, and snatching barely cooled straight-out-of-the-oven-still-too-hot-to-eat cookies? One bite of an Oatmeal Scotchie sends me straight back to my Granny’s kitchen.  Straight back to fighting with my brothers over pouring, stirring, mixing, spoon licking, and… 

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Brownie Ice Cream Sandwiches

Brownie Ice Cream Sandwiches with Hershey's Syrup

Brownie Ice Cream Sandwiches with Hershey’s Syrup and a Giveaway!  There’s something about an ice cream sandwich that simply makes me happy. Delicious, creamy, smooth, ice cream sandwiched between two hunks of chocolate. Yes. Please and Thank You. I have so many memories that involve sitting on sun-warmed curbs licking the ice cream from the… 

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Grilled Banana Splits

Grilled Banana Splits

Let’s talk about turning banana splits on their sides – because it’s summer and that means grilling, but it also means ice cream, and Hershey’s Syrup so I combined my love for both, and I’m here to tell you; the result is mouth watering, delectable, sweet, rich, and bottom of the bowl lickable good.  Grilling… 

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Brown Sugar, Amaretto Whipped Cream with Grilled Angel Food Cake and Strawberries

grilled strawberry shortcake with homemade amaretto brown sugar whipped cream

grilled strawberry shortcake with homemade brown sugar amaretto whipped cream Have you ever had homemade whipped cream?  It’s 3 simple ingredients, but it tastes anything but simple.  I remember the first time I had homemade whipped cream, it was at my Aunt Ellen’s house.  It had never dawned on me that whipped cream was something… 

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Candy Cane Dipped Dark Chocolate Cookies

candy cane dipped dark chocolate cookies

Chewy, rich dark chocolate cookies, dipped in creamy white chocolate and topped with crushed candy canes. I am so excited to be a part of this year’s Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap, the brainchild of two people whom I absolutely adore:  Julie and Lindsay. If you want to learn more about the Great Food Blogger… 

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Halloween Puppy Chow

Halloween Puppy Chow

If I say Puppy Chow, and you were born before 1990 you don’t have visions of cute puppies with wagging tails and lolling tongues dancing through your head. If you were born before 1990, you are immediately transported back to the peanut buttery, powdered sugary, crispy, crunchy snack mix that showed up at every class… 

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Spicy Chocolate Bourbon Pops

spicy chocolate bourbon pops

Happy August, y’all!!!!  It’s my birthday month!!!!  I think this month calls for some fun, don’t y’all? Let’s kick it off with these delicious Spicy Chocolate Bourbon Pops and a guest post from Sarah aka bluegrass redhead.  Sarah and I met at Blissdom in 2012 and instantly bonded over photography, food, southern-ness and redheadedness   Sarah… 

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