orange honey butter gift

Homemade Gift Ideas: Flavored (Compound) Butters

  Just about this time every year the question gets asked, “What gift are you giving?” whether it’s for a teacher, friend, neighbor. This is a wonderful gift. If you don’t believe me, make some send it to see and see if I complain…at all. Three great things about this gift: 1. it’s easy to…

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Jalapeno Stuffed Cornbread with bacon, tamale

Cornbread Tamale Bites with Jalapeno, Cheese and Bacon

Cornbread Tamale Bites with Jalapeno Cheese and Bacon Bite sized comfort food! It’s actually cooled off a few nights here and feels like Fall. Well at night it does, it the daytime it’s still in the 80’s. I love Fall, but still have trouble with the whole daylight saving concept. It’s getting dark early, they…

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Halloween Party Menu

Halloween Party ideas and Pumpkin Jalapeno Chili Recipe

When I plan a Halloween party, the first thing I think of is the food. Tell me I’m not the only one. For some it’s the shopping, decorating, or costumes. For me it’s all about the food. This years Halloween Party features my new Pumpkin Jalapeno Chili, I’ve attempted pumpkin chili before with mediocre results. This year…

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Spicy Roasted Corn Soup

I love corn! I’ve make Roasted Corn Soup, this time I thought I’d spice it up a bit. In a hot skillet I roasted a 1 lb bag white corn, until golden. It’s smells so wonderful! You’ll know when it’s done, just don’t burn it, unless of course you like things burnt. On the burner…

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