My ten most popular recipes from 2011 to 2016.

Top 10 Most Popular Recipes

With almost 5 years of blogging under my belt, I thought it would be fun to find out what my most popular recipes have been since the beginning and share them with you.   So….I checked my analytics and plugged in a date range of viewed recipes from my first post until now.

Let me know if your favorite made the top ten.  If not, tell me what your favorite is from all my recipes.  I’d love to know either way.

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A second cookbook by Francine Bryson filled with stick to your ribs recipes!

Country Cooking from a Redneck Kitchen

Do you love down-home country cooking?  Well, hold on to your hats y’all!  There’s a new cookbook out by my friend Francine Bryson.  Her new Country Cooking from a Redneck Kitchen Cookbook has plenty of recipes to satisfy your comfort food cravings.

And….I’m giving away a copy to 3 lucky readers!

In the introduction, Francine says the book is her “lifelong dream round two” and:

“Recipes in the book are the ones that we Southerners go to when company shows up, when there’s a dinner on the ground, or when the preacher is coming to visit.  I was taught to make great food that sticks with you and meals that get you through a day of hard work. …. the recipes in this book are Southern through and through, the ones people have been asking me for years to share.”

“get ready for lots of full-belly good-food moans, smiles and compliments.”

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A special Easter message.

Joy In The Garden - A special message to celebrate Easter.

We’re just a few hours away from celebrating one of the most joyous days of all time….Resurrection Sunday.

Have you ever thought about what it was like over 2000 years ago to see the empty tomb and turn around to see Jesus standing before you after his death three days earlier?  That’s what happened to Mary Magdalene.  John 20:11-18 tells her story:

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A special breakfast just in time for Easter.

Breakfast Bunny

Looking for a creative breakfast treat for your little ones?  This easy to make Breakfast Bunny from the folks at FamilyFun Magazine is just the cutest.  The kids will have a lot of fun in the kitchen helping you make this breakfast.

Go ahead.  Surprise the kids with a special treat this Easter (or anytime for that matter).  I pretty much think kids of all ages would love this!  I sure would.

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DIY wreaths to add a touch of spring to your home.

9 Wreaths to Make for Spring

Spring has sprung.  Flowers are blooming, birds are singing and milder weather is on the way.  Of course, some of the days around here lately have felt like summer already, but that’s Florida for you….if you don’t like the weather, wait an hour or two and it’ll change.

To help bring a little of the season into your home, here’s a collection of 9 wreaths to make for spring.  Check them out and let me know which one is your favorite….or you could be like me and can’t decide!  Well, I am partial to hydrangeas, but I like the others too.

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