Egg Salad

how to make egg salad {relevant}

Grate a dozen hard boiled eggs w/ a box grater & stir in just enough mayonnaise to bind it together. Add a little Dijon, salt, & freshly ground black pepper. Stir in some chopped fresh parsley & about 1 small green onion, finely chopped… {the large ones can be pretty powerful so less is more} […]

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make an orchid pretty

how to make {grocery store} orchids glamorous

real life {home} style turn honky-tonk horror into everyday beauty {transfer to a pretty pot, add moss & insert pick up sticks… shop your yard} before photos below {completely unacceptable} download it “Love Is Found” Sade {watch the video on YouTube… uploaded by SadeVEVO} Be sweet.

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chocolate chip cookies

milk & cookies: m&m-chocolate chip cookies

the basics the recipe M&M-Chocolate Chip Cookies Makes about 3 dozen Total time: about 1 hour {by far, my most requested recipe} 3/4 cup butter, softened 3/4 cup sugar 3/4 cup dark brown sugar 2 large eggs 2 tsp vanilla extract 2 cups plus 6 Tbsp ap flour 1 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp kosher […]

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blueberry {crisp}

serve with soul 1.) Anya Hindmarch Ebenezer Wallet  2.) World Market Stainless Steel Colander 3.) Kate Spade Charm Glitter in Navy 4.) J Brand Maria High Rise Legging {best. jeans. ever.} 5.) West Elm Abacus Wool Dhurrie Rug in Regal Blue {kitchen sink upgrade} 6.) Blue Baking Dish 7.) Kettle Brand Vinegar & Salt Potato […]

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how to make mashed potatoes

how to make {completely delicious} mashed potatoes

Bring 2 pounds of peeled baking potatoes {cut into 1 1/2-inch pieces} to a boil in a 3 qt saucepan over high heat… once the water comes up to a boil, start your timer. Cook them for about 20 minutes, drain, return to the saucepan, and place back over the heat for just a few […]

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recipe box

fresh scallops {…drowning in a sea of love}

catch them before they’re gone 1.) Nanette Lepore Scallop Runway Clutch 2.) Chloe Ballet Flats {sucker for a flat} 3.) Pique Scalloped Shams 4.) Gianna Rose Peacock Soaps 5.) Trina Turk Embroidered Pillow 6.) Scalloped Craft Punch 7.) Recipe Box {completely loving} 8.) Martha Stewart Scalloped Cake Stand and Dome 9.) Kate Spade Ikeda Collar […]

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Easy Chocolate Layer Cake Rebecca Gordon Tailgate Buttermilk Lipstick rebeccagordon buttermilklipstick

homestyle classics: buttermilk chocolate layer cake

Everyday Occasions butter. buttermilk. chocolate. cake. coffee… a lot of passion represented Our grandmother’s are & were the very best cake makers. Simple layer cakes were many times prepared for humble occasions. Dessert was indulged in often times after supper… on a weeknight no less. The entire family would sit patiently for the first slice to be cut […]

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rebecca gordon buttermilk lipstick Southern Recipes & How To's Easy Tailgate Recipes RebeccaGordon ButtermilkLipstick

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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fast recipes

{host a} do drop in

{pull together a casual get together any night of the week… truly} the essentials good {southern-ish} fare offer a selection of crostini, sliced artisan bread, freshly baked hot biscuits & crackers that can be filled, spread, or topped with an array of yummies pimiento cheese * maytag blue cheese * manchego sliced home-baked ham red […]

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foo dog lamp

{season with} salt & pepper

to taste 1.) Foo Dog Table Lamp 2.) Salt Eyeglasses 3.) Hamilton Beach Coffee Grinder {how serious cooks grind pepper} 4.) Lihit Memo Pad 5.) Z Gallery Portofino Pavilion 6.) Kate Spade Handbag 7.) Kate Spade Bow Belt 8.) Rustoleum {instant lacquer-looking finish} 9.) Tory Burch Fox Loafer {unavailable but still coveting} {music to your […]

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