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white plate full of southern style mustard greens topped with crispy bacon and a bowl of yellow cornmeal
Sides

Southern Style Mustard Greens

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If you are looking for Southern style mustard greens that are bright and tangy, a tad sweet, and perfectly tender, this is your recipe! Oh the salty bacon, the vinegar, and that brown sugar. These greens are packed full of flavor and as Southern as can be (and I’m a […]

white plate with a serving of baked squash casserole topped with golden Ritz crackers with a silver fork sitting next to a blue 9 x 13 inch baking dish on a rustic white wood backdrop
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Cheesy Squash Casserole

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Everyone has a favorite Thanksgiving food that they look forward to each year. I’m pretty sure squash casserole is my husband’s favorite, which is why I prioritized this recipe. There are so many things I wanted to experiment with and post before Thursday, but they will have to wait until […]

square of baked macaroni and cheese on a metal spatula held over a 9 x 13 green staub casserole dish with baked macaroni and cheese
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Nana’s Baked Macaroni

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It just wouldn’t be a holiday without my Nana’s baked macaroni and cheese. This is the dish my siblings and I begged for growing up. Everyone has that signature family recipe that transports you right back to childhood, and this is it in my family. My Nana’s baked mac and […]

white bowl with black rim filled with golden crispy southern fried okra sitting on top of glass tabletop
Appetizers, Sides

Crispy Southern Fried Okra

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Fried okra was not on the menu for this week, but they had so much for sale at the Farmers Market. I couldn’t resist. These golden, crispy okra are completely addicting, and make for a perfect appetizer or side dish. I love to fry up a fresh batch when we […]