Apple Spice Margarita

Hello Fall in the South! You are hot as ever and it’s time to face the music that we must drink for the weather we have, not for the weather we want. But, then again- what if I told you you could have both? This little corner of the world that we publish on is

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My Favorite Fall Items from Trader Joes

There are two kinds of people in this world: the ones who relish the Fall seasonal foods that hit the shelves this time of year and the ones whos souls have turned black and abhor the mention of pumpkin anything. Luckily you are not one of those people because you, like me, love to indulge

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The Cheesiest Grits Recipe with Tillamook Cheddar

Growing up in “the South”, however suburban my experience was, there was always a constant in my house like many others across the southeast: grits for breakfast. My mom used to load up a giant bowl of grits with cheddar, butter, and tons of bacon for one of our weekend meals and we’d happily stuff

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Blackberry Peach Crumb Bars

As we near the end of summer, the fruit gets a little sweeter. The summer rainstorms enable berries and peaches to plump up to the point of bursting, making it the perfect time to infuse them into every baked good our Kitchen Aid mixer can whip up. Last year, I couldn’t stop making this peach

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How to Cook an Artichoke Perfectly

To me, an artichoke is a summertime indulgence. Growing up, we didn’t have a lot of money to spend on meals, but in the summer, my mom always brought home an artichoke for us to snack on for the weekend. Back in those days, it was steamed in the microwave and served with a side

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