Canning Homemade Salsa

When the weather doesn’t cooperate and the tomatoes in the garden decide to split and rot, you buy some Roma tomatoes from the local market and spend your day canning salsa. At least that’s what my family did last weekend since we weren’t able to Read More

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Canning Tomato Juice

I was really hoping to do another step by step process in my IG stories to show everyone how easy it is to can tomato juice, but the tomatoes in my Grandma’s garden decided not to cooperate with my schedule this year…pretty rude if you ask me. My Grandma was able to can some juice and open kettle tomatoes (that’s what pictured above and right below), but by last weekend when we had planned to can together, the tomatoes decided to Read More

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Taco Stuffed Avocados

Here’s the thing, if you’re serving dinner for friends or family or friends who are family on taco Tuesday and you want your presentation to be on point then you should definitely make these taco stuffed avocados as pictured above. They’ll look great on the table with the rest of your delicious spread. If, however, you’re making dinner for Read More

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Canning Green Beans

In June, I wrote on Instagram that canning posts were coming to the blog in July and then a few weeks ago I started to get nervous and edited that text to say August! But it’s July 30th, I canned green beans with Grandma on Friday and now Read More

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Homemade Oven Fry Mix

It’s virtual Thursday, y’all! For my fellow 9-5 office workers, you likely understand that term. It’s also known as virtual Friday eve. Virtual Thursday is so much better than real Thursday, because it means your work week got trimmed down to a reasonable 4 days and you’re about to have some extra Read More

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Joanna’s Chocolate Chip Cookies

You didn’t think I could stay away from the Magnolia Table recipes for too long, did you? The book is sitting on top of the media storage furniture (technical terms) at the end of our kitchen counter (#apartmentlife) so it’s constantly begging for another recipe to be tried! We had a pretty low key 4th of July celebration that consisted of Read More

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Parmesan Garlic Roasted Potatoes

Taking a quick break from the Magnolia Table cookbook to bring you one of our favorite side dishes! But speaking of the Magnolia Table cookbook, I’ve since tried the meatloaf and chicken pot pie and will definitely cook both again (with slight modifications) to photograph and share with y’all! And that banana bread? Yeaaah, I’ve made that one three more times. If you make it, I promise Read More

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Grilled Havarti, Tomato & Basil Sandwich

One of my go to side dishes and a new series of posts all around our home building process (construction starts tomorrow!!) are coming soon, but first…one more recipe from the Magnolia Table cookbook! I warned y’all about this last time! I still don’t think anyone is complaining though, because who doesn’t love Read More

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Banana Bread

Just letting y’all know, the Magnolia Table Cookbook is going to be a bit of a theme on the blog for a while as I recreate her yummy recipes over the next several months! Everyone okay with that? I thought so 🙂

Delicious banana bread is stored in tupperware on our kitchen counter right now thanks to Read More

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