Archive for August, 2014

Basil Pesto Chicken

Now that the kids are back to school, that means we have several busy nights a week.  Even our non-activity nights are busy with homework as the kids are getting older!  This recipe is great… Read more »

August 26, 2014 | Main Dishes

Greek Salad with Chickpeas

This salad is hearty enough for dinner, but you could certainly add some grilled salmon or chicken.  Serve some pita on the side to catch all the delicious juices!    

August 21, 2014 | Main Dishes, Soup and Salad

Honey Buttermilk Cornbread

Disclaimer: I’m not here to get into an argument.  So please forgive me, proper Southern ladies, for baking a sweet cornbread.  And I didn’t use a cast iron skillet.  Just look away.      … Read more »

August 14, 2014 | Sides

Slow Cooker Purple Hull Peas

To me, purple hull peas are as southern as sweet tea. You can’t live in the south and not eat these gems in the summer.  And right now is purple hull pea season!  If you… Read more »

August 14, 2014 | Main Dishes, Sides, Slow Cooker

Oven Roasted Pesto Potatoes

Last year, I lost all my basil plants to the drought (and not watering them, ahem…), but this year, they are going crazy! Which makes me extremely happy because I love making fresh pesto in… Read more »

August 12, 2014 | Sides