Super Easy Pumpkin Pancakes made using store bought pancake mix!

Easy Pumpkin Pancakes*

The reason these pancakes are easy?? Well, because they are cheater pumpkin pancakes. That’s right. I cheated and used store bought pancake mix. My Mom has made these for years and I used to make my own from scratch. Actually, I used to make a whole lot of types...
Buttermilk Pumpkin Pie -- recipe from www.thenovicechefblog.com

Buttermilk Pumpkin Pie*

I know, I know. I messed with Pumpkin Pie. Why oh why would anyone do that?? Well, it’s still very close to the classic Pumpkin Pie we all know and love. But it’s got a delicious tangy and silky quality that I swear you can only get by adding buttermilk!...
First Halloween 2014 sm

We survived the first 3 months with twins.*

On Saturday, the girls will officially be 3 months old. Holy baby — time is flying! There has been the good, the bad and the gross, but we all made it to the other side. (The other side being the girls are finally sleeping through the night!…mostly) There were so...
Beer Bacon Collard Greens via www.thenovicechefblog.com

Beer Bacon Collard Greens*

My families favorite meals are inspired by a large mix of Texas, Louisiana and a good handful of southern foods. And while my parents throw a mean fish fry with fried okra and hushpuppies…and my Mom makes a delicious chicken fried steak…collard greens somehow never made it to the...