The second January hits, the magic and excitement of December fades away into a long and cold, dark winter. The last thing people want to do right now is leave their home. From January to March, most people fall into a mild depression known as “the winter blues” in which the only desirable activities consist […]
Are you planning to host your best holiday bash yet this year? Surely you’ll need some recipes for the occasion, as food (let’s be real, desserts) are one of the most important parts of a holiday party! Whether you decide to go with cookies or a more decadent dish, we have you covered. Below are […]
With so many reasons to celebrate, it really is the most wonderful time of the year to try out fun, festive drinks. Whether you are wanting to find the perfect drink to bring to your holiday party or just something new to sip on, our list of drinks below will surely meet your needs.
If you’ve been in Louisiana, you’ve probably been filling up on loads of delicious shrimp, crawfish, and crab –– especially if you went to the Arts and Crabs Fest. But moderation is key with everything, and even the best seafood can get old after awhile. If you’re craving a more mid-south protein to go with […]
We already know that Kentucky is big on food considering the Crave Festival, but there’s one chocolatey dessert in particular that the Bluegrass state calls its own. Derby Pie was born in 1950 at the Melrose Inn in Prospect, Kentucky. The fudgy, nutty recipe was developed by the restaurant’s manager, George Kern, and his parents, Walter […]
So you’ve been down the Tennessee Whiskey Trail and now you’ve got more whiskey than you know what to do with. Well instead of putting yourself through another hangover why not broaden your use of the fire water. Here are eight recipes that’ll make use of your whiskey.
Bourbon-Glazed Pork Belly Chunks
Bourbon’s slightly sweet nature lends […]
Most states have apple festivals. Georgia has an apple festival and a sweet potato festival. This Saturday on October 29, Georgia’s annual sweet potato festival will be held in Ocilla, GA. As with most fall festivals, there will be a cooking contest (for sweet potatoes), parade, and activities such as pony rides and inflatables.
Sweet Potato […]
This tiny, sweet treat will make the perfect addition to any fall-themed dessert tray. Use them as an accent around maple leaf shaped cookies for a wonderfully festive and edible display. The best thing about these acorns is that they’re easy to create with only 7 ingredients.
¾ c. smooth peanut butter
¾ c. sugar
This October, Cleveland, TN is hosting another of its annual apple festivals on Saturday the 15th. As usual, it will feature an arts and crafts show, live music, food booths, and pony and hay rides. And, of course, an apple festival wouldn’t be complete without an apple dessert competition! Here’s an apple recipe for caramel […]
Last year it was the butter pecan banana pudding. What will it be this year? Come on out to the National Banana Pudding Festival located in Centerville, TN, where you’ll get to try out every banana pudding recipe out there. See how your own recipes compare by trying out either the traditional recipe below or […]