Category Archives: Recipes

Easy Creamy Chicken Enchilada Soup

It has finally gotten cold in Oklahoma… A freezing 60 in the afternoons, go ahead and laugh. My family is glad I’m so cold natured, because I bake and cook to ‘warm’ up the house. This weekend I wanted to … Continue reading

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Lou’s Favorite Chocolate Chip Cookie

Laney starts school tomorrow, and it is a bittersweet day for me. Sweet because I will get time away from her to breathe and be something other than a mom, bitter because the boys have taught me how fast time … Continue reading

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The Best Crusty French Bread (In Oklahoma)

I love making fresh bread. Love it. There is nothing like a loaf of fresh cinnamon bread, sliced toasted, and buttered to go with your morning coffee. Yum…I’m not making cinnamon bread today. Or another favorite my Aunt Brenda’s Sourdough … Continue reading

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Coconut Scrub

I am an obsessive person. What I mean is if I like something, I kind of go over the top. Flip side of the coin? If I don’t like someone, I kind of go over the top. I guess you … Continue reading

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The Best Banana Bread

I spent a lifetime trying to find the perfect Banana Bread…and after trying dozens, I knew what I wanted….it had to have sour cream, cinnamon and nutmeg, it needed bananas but not too many, and it had to have a … Continue reading

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My Favorite Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

          I was given this recipe when I was 15, and have loved it ever since. I made it so much you can’t read the recipe anymore, it is a stained piece of paper, and yet it … Continue reading

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“All my kids’ ” Favorite Mac and Cheese

I watch Chef Gordon Ramsey…I love the man he is brutally honest, British, and can cook some badass food…please don’t make me choose between him and the Pioneer Woman. I won’t do it and believe in my heart someday they … Continue reading

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Victoria’s Favorite Biscuits

I was requested to share this recipe, and it was kind of hard to do. I like to be the best at something (anything, everything…I’m a tad bit competitive) and my niece thinks I make the best biscuits. I know … Continue reading

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Grandma Della’s Pie Crust

My grandma made the perfect pie crust, I was 25 before I was smart enough and I finally stopped using the nasty Betty Crocker one and asked “How the heck do you make your crusts look and taste like that?” … Continue reading

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Kelly’s Strawberry Fields Forever Scones

  I love all things British…the accents, the actors (can you say Jax…Sons Of Anarchy? All that and he has an English accent? Yum) and the foods…Yorkshire Pudding…how are southern people not all over this? It’s baked in meat drippings…and then … Continue reading

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