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easy peanut butter cookies

milk & cookies: peanut butter-toffee cookies

my ongoing love affair with Jif is a little nutty… & quite sticky at times Peanut Butter-Toffee Cookies makes 2 dozen 1 cup creamy peanut butter 3/4 cup dark brown sugar 1 large egg 1/4 tsp baking soda 20 little baby Heath bars, coarsely chopped {1 cup} one beat the first 4 ingredients w/ an […]

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chocolate chip cookies

Milk & Cookies: M&M-Chocolate Chip Cookies

Spring Entertaining One Smart Cookie Sometimes a cookie can step in & make casual gatherings feel more special. M&M-Chocolate Chip cookies are a crowd pleaser perfect for all ages. The versatile treat can be served as an after school snack, packed & taken to the ballpark, a sweet ending for backyard barbecues & so much […]

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Sour Cream Mashed Potatoes By Rebecca Gordon Buttermilk Lipstick Editor-in-Chief Birmingham Alabama Pastry Chef Author Tailgating Expert Writer Southern Hostess Cooking Lessons How To Tide & Tigers Today Tailgating Host Raycom News Network WBRC Fox 6 Sports Entertaining Food Stylist Entrepreneur

The Basics: How To Make Mashed Potatoes

Cooking Essentials How To Make Mashed Potatoes Mashed potatoes are a comforting addition to many of our favorite main dish foods. Country fried steak, meatloaf & fried chicken pair perfectly with the popular icon. This classic, easy side can’t be made without following my step by step instructions. They’re certainly simple but good. Sour Cream […]

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Homestyle Classics: Buttermilk Chocolate Layer Cake

Southern Favorite Butter. Buttermilk. Chocolate. Cake. Coffee… A lot of passion represented. Our grandmother’s are the very best cake makers. Many times simple layer cakes were prepared for humble occasions. Dessert was indulged in regularly after supper… on a weeknight no less. The entire family would sit patiently for the first slice to be cut at the table […]

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the 411 {on recipes etc}

I’m an artisan home cook. You’ll find some quick recipes here, but sometimes, your cooking needs a little heart and time to make it taste good, even when it’s the most basic of recipes. Have you ever heard the saying– you have to love the food in order for it to taste good— it’s so […]

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southern veg plate staple {mac & cheese}

the basics the recipe Macaroni and Cheese Makes 8 to 10 servings Total time: about 55 minutes, give or take a few {expect my take, sans eggs, to be creamy as opposed to its custard-based counterpart} 1 (16-oz.) package cavatappi pasta (it’s also sold as corkscrew & cellentani pasta) 1 (8-oz.) block extra sharp white […]

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Lemon Poppy Seed Cookies with Buttermilk Glaze RebeccaGordon ButtermilkLIpstick

milk & cookies: southern conversations

Valentine’s Day timeless southern tea bread… meet sugar cookie cut-outs Lemon-Poppy Seed Cookies With Buttermilk Glaze makes 8-ish (4-inch) cookies here’s what you do one beat these ingredients w/ an electric stand mixer until creamy & smooth 1/2 cup butter 1/2 cup powdered sugar 1 tsp lemon zest 1/2 tsp vanilla two add these ingredients […]

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glitter makes the world go ’round

Something completely delicious coming soon… patience, my friends. I’ve been waiting for you, too. download it “I Will Wait” Mumford & Sons {watch the video on YouTube… video & song uploaded by MumfordAndSonsVEVO} Be sweet.

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