• Recipes,  St. Patrick's Day

    Irish Soda Bread

    Irish Soda Bread It has been called a “poor mans” bread, mainly because Ireland was a very poor country back in the 1800’s, which is when this bread is from. Traditional Irish Soda Bread actually only has 4 ingredients, flour, baking soda, salt and buttermilk. The baking soda was used for the leavening agent and the sour milk to bring it all together. These days, we have incorporated other things like eggs, butter, sugar and fruit. The one thing that everyone has kept the same it seems is the cross that is cut in the top before baking. This was done because it was thought to ward off the devil and…

  • Traditional St. Patricks Day Corned Beef and Cabbage dinner recipe for the slow cooker / crock pot. #cornedbeef #crockpotrecipes
    Entrees,  Holidays,  Recipes,  St. Patrick's Day

    Crock Pot Corned Beef And Cabbage

    Crock Pot Corned Beef And Cabbage This recipe is so good and so easy, you will be making it often, instead of just for St. Patrick’s Day. Corned Beef and Cabbage is the classic dish to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day! Perfectly cooked in a crock pot, this classic “Irish American” meal is easy to prepare and the flavors are out of this world. Everyone who tries this delicious combination of flavors will surely love it and want to make it a staple in their springtime recipes. I’m not sure if y’all know this, but Corned Beef and Cabbage as we know it, is NOT an Irish thing. I know that…

  • Valentines Day is the one day you really want to impress your Valentine. These cocktail recipes will make sure that you do just that. This is a great Valentines Idea. #valentines
    Beverages,  Holidays,  Recipes,  Valentine's Day

    Cocktails That Will Impress Your Valentine

    Impress your Valentine this year with one of our delicious Valentine Cocktails. Let’s face it, life is hectic! Sometimes it’s all you can do to get dinner on the table for your loved ones, let alone make a nice romantic dinner for you and your significant other. Well whip up one of these yummy Valentine’s Day cocktails, sit down with your Valentine and take at least a few moments to have a drink together. We promise you will impress your Valentine with one of these. Make it a great day, you deserve it! Tracey White Strawberry Sangria Ingredients: 1 (750 ml) bottle dry white wine, such as pinot grigio or…

  • Recipes,  Tips

    Simple Homemade Tortillas

    Simple Homemade Tortillas These tortillas come together so quickly and easily that you will be wondering why you ever bought them from the store. We were just talking the other day about how Aileen’s family goes through Tortillas like crazy which made me think…. “Why are we buying these things? They can’t be THAT hard to make.” We are both all for being able to make something that doesn’t have all the chemicals “unpronounceable ingredients” in it. Here is a recipe for flour tortillas that I found originally at Jazibe’s Recipes. Easy…easy…easy! These are not very flexible when cool so try to warm them before using them. makes about 35…

  • 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 its versatility I…

  • 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…

  • Derby Pie
    Dessert,  Just Plain Southern,  Recipes

    Incredible Derby Pie Recipe: Bite Into a Truly Mouth-Watering Treat

    Incredible Derby Pie Nothing says Southern charm quite like a classic Derby pie. Sweet and flaky, this delectable dessert is a favorite of many. Whether you’re hosting a Kentucky Derby party, celebrating a special occasion, or just want something yummy, this recipe is sure to please. With a special blend of crunchy nuts, gooey chocolate, and sugary goodness all wrapped up in a buttery, golden crust, Derby pie is a treat everyone will enjoy. Derby pie will be the star of any gathering. We’ll give you the ingredients, provide easy-to-follow instructions, and give some tips and tricks so you can make a spectacular pie every time. Get ready to enjoy…