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Boot Scootin’ Good BBQ Sauce

Boot Scootin’ Good BBQ Sauce

It is  summer. And summer is nothing without Bar-B-Que! I am all about store-bought BBQ sauce, Stubb’s to be specific. It is just the right amount of spicy and sweet all in one. But like many store-bought processed foods, its filled with excess sugar and […]

Figgy Granola

Figgy Granola

My first seven years of my life, I grew up on about an acre and a half of land. My parents raised goats, cows (before I was born), and turkeys. They also had a little fruit orchard out front. All I can remember are the […]

Texas Peach Buckle

Texas Peach Buckle

We raise peaches in Texas, too. I know Georgia holds the honor as the official “Peach State” but Texans have raised them, and we still do. If you ever get a chance to stand in a peach orchard and pick a ripe peach from a […]

Sticky Chicken

Sticky Chicken

In the fall I would make a Bacon wrapped Chicken Thigh and cooked Apple recipe.  This was simple and tasty.  The only comment that I would get is that the boys wished it had more pepper or something spicy in it.  I did not realize […]

Bacon Cheddar Potato Salad

Bacon Cheddar Potato Salad

Texas has a deep history with Germany and Texans probably started making and eating potato salad with the settlement of the Germans in the early 1800s.  It is generally a tradition and most people can not imagine a BBQ or picnic without some. Whether you […]

Simple Homemade Breakfast Sausage

Simple Homemade Breakfast Sausage

It is quick and easy to just grab a roll of sausage at the store. There is just too much preservatives in the processes food these days.  I found by limiting the amount of processed food that I personally did not have issues with adding […]

The BEST White Bean Alfredo

The BEST White Bean Alfredo

Fettuccine Alfredo used to be one of my favorite foods. Well, I had a lot of favorite foods, but I loved Alfredo. The butter and Parmesan sauce made my day whenever my momma cooked it. Now that I am vegan, I have yet to try […]

True Texas Chili

True Texas Chili

Before internet and microwaves, before cell phones and Apple, Inc.,  people cooked homemade meals.  Living in Texas and having a Texan father he instilled two things; first, that it is great to be a Texan mostly because the food is so good, and second intelligence came […]