My MIL's Christmas cookies: shortbread-like with almond flavor, plus a round-up of my family's fav Christmas goodies
Candied Pecans & Spiced Pecan Kisses
Great for homemade Christmas gifts or for having around for a snack
Chicken & Sausage Gumbo
Our Christmas Eve meal
Christmas Tree Bread
Fun to make with the kids
Cinnamon Toast Rolls
Another fun kid recipe & a great make-ahead breakfast or snack
Fall Sweet Potato Toss
Grilled sweet potatoes tossed with garlic brown butter, OJ, cranberries, and pecans
Nice TG side dish
Halloween food ideas including Pumpkin Ribbon bread
Hot Olive Cheese Puffs
Salty and cheesy. These little puffs are addictive.
Add bourbon or brandy--pick your poison
Mini Pecan Pies with Cane Syrup Whipped Cream
Hint: it's all about the cane syrup whipped cream.
A Holiday tradition for my family
Post Holiday Turkey Gumbo
Don't throw out that carcass!
A sweet, sticky casserole, but without the gloppy marshmallows
Roasted Sweet Potatoes & Onions w/ Rosemary & Parmesan
A savory sweet potato side great for Thanksgiving or a nice fall dinner
Smoked Turkey and Okra Gumbo
Use that leftover Thanksgiving turkey.
Sweet Potato Crunch
My great-grandma's Thanksgiving dish
Turkey Tetrazzini Style Casserole
My Thanksgiving leftover concoction
...of Sweet Potato Dishes and Ideas for Leftover Turkey