Pumpkin Chai Cupcakes


I think Halloween is soon.  I can’t tell since stores started selling candy corn in July.  Ju-ly.  No joke.  And since you’ve all been so good at staying out of the candy, I think you deserve an adult treat. It’s so nice that you’re saving the candy for the kids.  I have personally not eaten 2 bags [Click to continue reading and grab the recipe!]

Blue Corn Muffins


Two summers ago, I took my two best girlfriends to Austin for a much-needed vacation.  We were all in the middle of grad school: Esther for chiropractic, Emma for physician assistant, and me for agronomy.  Two doctors and a farmer is an odd group, but we sure fit together well. I drew on my college experiences at [Click to continue reading and grab the recipe!]

Pumpkin Biscotti


A few weeks ago I read an article by Allison Glock about Southern women.  It is a highly accurate and entertaining article that I found myself nodding my head in agreement with the entire way through.  This article lit the proverbial fire under me.  I am a Southern woman and I am damn proud of [Click to continue reading and grab the recipe!]

One Bowl Chocolate Cake


I’ve noticed that when people find out I’m a Texan, they assume a few things:  I’m mighty friendly, I love biscuits and barbecue, and I know a thing or two about Southern hospitality.  And none of those things is wrong.  But, I have to admit the hospitality part trips me up sometimes.  When faced with unexpected [Click to continue reading and grab the recipe!]

1 Dozen Rummy Oatmeal Cookies


Hey, y’all!  I’m back from Texas.  It was glorious, thanks for asking.  September is the month when all 3 of my brother’s kids have their birthdays (well, one is in very late August), so I try to make it home for at least one of the big birthday celebrations.  The excitement that little kids have for birthdays [Click to continue reading and grab the recipe!]