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Southern-Style Slow Cooker Candied Sweet Potatoes

Southern-Style Slow Cooker Candied Sweet Potatoes

It’s crunch time for Thanksgiving menu planning, shopping, and cooking. We’re only one week away, so let’s get right into it: we’re talking candied sweet potatoes today, y’all. A lot of us call them candied yams but there’s actually a difference between yams and sweet […]

Tips for Hosting Your First Thanksgiving

Tips for Hosting Your First Thanksgiving

Today, we are talking Thanksgiving–specifically hosting your first Thanksgiving. I’ve cooked and hosted my family’s Thanksgiving dinner for the past few years and have picked up a thing or two along the way. I previously shared my general entertaining tips on the blog and try to answer […]

What to Bring to the Table: Thanksgiving Desserts Roundup

What to Bring to the Table: Thanksgiving Desserts Roundup

Do not, I repeat, do not show up to Thanksgiving dinner with a store-bought dessert! Not even a Patti Pie. It’s just bad manners, y’all. Now, Ms. Patti is everyone’s favorite celebrity auntie so please don’t think I’m trying to shade her. She is my girl (in […]

Southern-Style Bourbon Sweet Potato Pie

Southern-Style Bourbon Sweet Potato Pie

With only 10 days until T-Day, we’re continuing with Thanksgiving foods around these parts. Last week, I shared how easy it is to make a caramel apple pie and today we’re getting into another classic: sweet potato pie. Southern-style bourbon sweet potato pie, to be exact! […]

What to Bring to the Table: Thanksgiving Sides Roundup

What to Bring to the Table: Thanksgiving Sides Roundup

Are you in need of a contribution for Thanksgiving dinner with bae’s family? Maybe you’re hosting this year? Or maybe, you’re taking something to the office potluck? Whatever your current situation, I’ve got you covered with this little roundup of side dishes! Each one is […]

Easy Caramel Apple Pie

Easy Caramel Apple Pie

Thanksgiving is coming, y’all. Don’t be the person serving Patti Pies at your table or the guest bringing a sad, store-bought dessert to the potluck. Don’t get roasted by your friends and family. Don’t have your coworkers talking behind your back after the office potluck. […]

A Fall Trader Joe’s Cheese Board

A Fall Trader Joe’s Cheese Board

Y’all know I love to play hostess with the mostest any ol’ time but especially during the holiday season…which is now. I went into Trader Joe’s for wine a little over a week ago then just started grabbing things (I blame Katey McFarlan for piquing […]

Dark Chocolate Skillet S’Mores Dip

Dark Chocolate Skillet S’Mores Dip

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ToraniSauceObsession #CollectiveBias Happy Monday, y’all! What is better than s’mores dip? Well, in my opinion, dark chocolate s’mores dip. I am of a the blacker the berry the sweeter […]

Crispy Maple Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Crispy Maple Roasted Brussels Sprouts

My mom has been a brussels sprouts fan since I can remember but we didn’t eat them much growing up. Now that I’m a full-grown adult with sprouts-loving palate, I mourn all the years spent not eating them. I first made these for Thanksgiving last […]

Cinnamon Roll Bread Pudding

Cinnamon Roll Bread Pudding

I originally shared this recipe in February of 2016 when everyone was all “New Year New Me!” I figured there’s always room for something sweet, right? I have a thing for cinnamon rolls and used to indulge in the giant Pecanbons from Cinnabon more often […]