Uncle Mike’s Turnip Green Soup

2 Tbsp. of Olive Oil 5 oz. of chopped Country Ham (You can use left-over baked ham, if you wish) 1 large chopped onion 3 stalks of chopped celery 1 tsp. of chopped garlic 8-10 chopped baby red skin potatoes 2 – 32 oz. Boxes of Chicken Broth 1 – 12 oz. Package of Baby […]


The weather is definitely turning cold fast here in the South, so I wanted to begin sharing with you some great soup recipes. My first response to cold weather is making a warm pot of soup! Soup is one of my favorite things to make, so I’ll be posting several great recipes to warm you […]

Southern Comfort Food Is The Best!

There’s something so comforting and healing about Southern Food. When I know anyone I care about is having a bad day, my first responses are to pray and cook. I almost immediately get out the pork, butter, flour, cheese, chocolate, etc. and start cooking. Cooking and prayer are stress relievers for me. I grew up seeing my […]

Gema’s Veggie & Egg Casserole

This recipe was sent to me from my dear friend and blog follower, Gema! It looks amazing so I wanted to share it with you! Gema is a stay at home mom of 3. She inspires me with her spirit of excellence in life, marriage and motherhood. Gema has many great gifts, but to me […]

Bacon, Jalapeno, Ranch Dip

  This is an easy cold dip recipe I recently got from my friend. It has been a huge hit with my son, who is a fairly picky eater. This recipe is great to prepare for u-nexpected guests, pool parties, potlucks, etc.   It literally  can be put together in 5 minutes! Enjoy! 1 – […]


Making memories is really important to me. My mom passed away when I was very young, so I learned early to make the most of the time you have with the people you love because tomorrows don’t always get here. Making memories doesn’t have to cost a lot or take a lot of time. It […]