• This mostaccioli is quick and easy when cooked in an instant pot or pressure cooker. The pasta is cooked perfectly with lots of cheese and meat sauce. #Italianrecipes #pasta #noodles #instantpot
    Entrees,  Instant Pot

    Instant Pot Mostaccioli

    This Instant Pot Mostaccioli recipe is super simple, very quick, and absolutely delicious. I was a bit skeptical about using the Instant Pot for pasta. We enjoy our pasta with a little bite and I just wasn’t sure it was going to come out that way using the pressure cooker. Boy, was I wrong!! This recipe is great with hamburger, turkey, and even with Italian sausage. It’s all about what you have and what you are in the mood for. Start by turning your Instant Pot to the Saute setting on high. Add the oil to the Instant Pot and drop in your chopped onion and ground beef. When those…

  • How did you quit smoking? #quitsmoking #smoking #howtoquitsmoking
    Health

    How Did You Quit Smoking?

    How Did You Quit Smoking? I am coming to y’all for some help again. I am looking for methods that others have used, and have success with, for quitting smoking. My 7-year-old grandson is begging me to quit smoking. He has been living with us since March and will be with us at least through the end of the year. I have smoked for many years and have quit several times, however, this time I need to do it not only for him but for my health. I would like to make sure I am around to see him graduate from school and get married someday. Please HELP me to…

  • REALLY EASY OVEN ROAST CHICKEN This roasted chicken recipe is full-proof. Simple step by step instructions for a meal your family (or guests) will love! Roasted Chicken Recipe | Whole Roasted Chicken | Roast Chicken #chicken #dinner #lowcarb #keto #twosouthernsweeties
    Just Plain Southern,  Recipes

    Really Easy Oven Roast Chicken

    Really Easy Oven Roast Chicken Chicken is a staple in our house. We eat it in so many things and so many ways that we always have it on hand. I usually have boneless skinless breasts and thighs as well as bone in thighs in my freezer along with bags of cooked shredded chicken. I’ll let you in on a little secret, I get my chicken through Zaycon when they deliver to our community. It is excellent quality and you can’t beat the price. *Unfortunately Zaycon is no longer an option for Chicken. You can read more HERE Sorry, I get so excited about chicken because of it’s versatility I…

  • Beauty,  Humor,  Just Plain Southern

    43 Things Only Girls With Curly Hair Understand

    43 Things Only Girls With Curly Hair Understand Living here in the South, in case y’all didn’t know, it’s HUMID! Not just a little humid, it is tropical rain forest humid. For those of us with curly hair (that would be me) this is not conducive to a “good hair day”. People have told me for years to “work with what you have”, meaning if you have curly hair you should embrace it and wear your hair curly. For me, this means that I should just realize that I will never have a good hair day until that one or two days of the year where the humidity is below…

  • We have compiled a list of free and discounted fried chicken for National Fried Chicken Day | free food | fried chicken | southern fried chicken | #nationalfriedchickenday #friedchicken
    Deals

    National Fried Chicken Day

    National Fried Chicken Day In the South, fried chicken is a food group unto itself, so of course it isn’t a surprise that it has it’s own day. That being said, there are many people that are very excited about National Fried Chicken Day. We have gathered a list of some places that are having great deals for the day. Please make sure to check with your location to verify the deals. Free Food for National Fried Chicken Day Pollo CamperoThe deal: Get BOGO two- or three-piece fried chicken meals all day. If you’re going to go wild, know there’s a three BOGO meal limit per purchase. When: July 6 KFCThe deal: You’ll have…

  • This is a delicious recipe that will help you not only eat more veggies but will also quell those cravings for those deep fried, diet busting, Buffalo Chicken wings. | Super Bowl Food | Healthy Snacks | Bar Food | Healthy Eating | Two Southern Sweeties | #healthyrecipes #healthysnacks
    Appetizers,  Health,  Recipes

    Healthy Buffalo Cauliflower Bites

    Two Southern Sweeties Healthy Buffalo Cauliflower Bites Have y’all seen how Cauliflower has become the new go to for healthy eating? There are recipes for everything cauliflower… Honey Garlic Baked, Parmesan Roasted, General Tso’s, Riced, Mashed and of course Buffalo. I have been trying to get more veggies into our diet and since Tom and I love cauliflower and anything Buffalo flavored, this was what I decided to try. I was a bit skeptical that it would actually be good because I am so used to eating Buffalo Chicken Wings, I just didn’t see how this was going to satiate my craving for them. Well………….. I was so wrong!!! This…

  • Recipes,  Side Dishes

    Foil Packet Potatoes

    Foil Packet Potatoes Quick and easy potatoes that cook right along with your meat on the grill. No need to heat up the house. When you are enjoying a beautiful day outside on the deck or in the yard, who wants to have to go inside to cook dinner? Well now, you can stay outside with everyone else. These potatoes make it easy to cook your entire meal on the grill, not just your meat or fish. We just had a beautiful deck put on our house and I definitely didn’t want to go inside to have to cook dinner. Truth be told, I will probably be living on the…

  • This Advice From A Farmers Wife is wise, insightful and helpful. Perhaps you have heard some of these tips but I'm sure everyone can learn something from it | Southern | Southern Ways | Southern Lifestyle | Farm | Farm Living | Farm Life
    Just Plain Southern

    Advice From A Farmer’s Wife

    Wise Advice from a Farmer’s Wife Whenever you return a borrowed pie pan, make sure it’s got a warm pie in it. (This delicious and easy Creamy Coconut Custard Pie is a favorite) Invite lots of folks to supper. You can always add more water to the soup. There’s no such thing as woman’s work on a farm. There’s just work. Make home a happy place for the children. Everybody returns to their happy place. Always keep a small light on in the kitchen window at night. If your man gets his truck stuck in the field, don’t go in after him. Throw him a rope and pull him out with…