soups and salads

Antipasto Board Appetizer

Antipasto Board Appetizer

The holidays are certainly a time of joy, but can be a time of stress as well. This is the first time…

Baked Jalapeño Poppers

Baked Jalapeño Poppers

Baked Jalapeño Poppers are one of my family’s favorite summer snacks. There is just not much better than a cream and bacon…

Georgia Collards and Bean Soup

Georgia Collards and Bean Soup

  Yes, I am from Alabama, so why “Georgia” collards? The collards themselves (the seeds I planted) are Georgia Collards. They are…

Lettuce Cup Tacos

Lettuce Cup Tacos

One of my favorite things to do in life is to teach others how to cook. Teaching my kids to cook, pretty…

Arugula Pesto

Arugula Pesto

Arugula pesto has become one of my favorite pestos to serve with meats as well as many pasta dishes. This pesto is…