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Category Archives: Recipes and Cooking


Chocolate Cake with Homemade Marshmallow Ghosts

October is one of my favorite months. Not just because the weather has turned cooler and the leaves are changing, but because I love Halloween (love). I will take any excuse to get dressed up, act silly and of course have a party. Since no party is complete without dessert in my opinion, this chocolate cake with homemade marshmallow ghosts is guaranteed to make even the scariest of ghouls that show up to your Halloween party scream with delight. Read more

Pinot Braised Short Ribs

Pinot Braised Short Ribs

Did we mention we love fall? Here’s another reason: Slow-cooked, braised mains like this incredible Pinot Braised Short Rib recipe from our friends at TeeWii Online! Read more

All images courtesy of Janet Howard Studio

Fresh, Easy Avocado BLT Dip Recipe

In the South, fall is all about three words: College. Game. Day. This recipe perfect for watching the big game. It is a crowd-pleaser, and for good reason! Check out how Atlanta blogger Ashley Pepitone from Camp Makery makes a delicious, lighter version of her aunt’s classic BLT Dip. Read more

Surprise guests with a visual feast for the eyes and tastebuds with this no cook, colorful chilled slaw presented in halves of sweet pepper.

Summer Squash Apple Slaw

Nights are getting a little cooler as summer begins to wind down. Celebrate the transition of summer to fall with this no cook, colorful, chilled summer squash apple slaw. Read more

Tailgating Tips: Ideas for throwing a football-themed fest.

Just Tailgate, Baby!

Football season is here! Flip through fun and festive ideas to score big with football-themed party planning ideas from guest blogger, Alexis Murphy.
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