Strawberry Tarts

If you haven’t figured it out by now , I have an obsession with phyllo dough. It is a quick and easy way to get the flavor of real pie crust without all the calories and fat. Plus who wouldn’t love the fact that you only need to thaw them and get baking? A real…

Chicken and Dumplings

Is there anything that takes you back home anymore than Chicken and Dumplings? My mother-in-law made the best! I have created this simple recipe that comes out great every time. The best compliment I ever got on them was one time I had taken them to a dinner, and my husband’s aunt said she had…

Philly Cheesesteak Sloppy Joe’s

Looking for a quick dinner that will please your Philly Cheesesteak lover? I have been experimenting with ways to substitute lean ground chicken for ground beef and it works well in this recipe. By the time you add all the delicious ingredients from a cheesesteak sandwich, you have magically blended the flavors to make a…

Better Together

Weight Watchers has a slogan Better Together. That has never been truer for Beckie Blanton this time around. I met Beckie a couple years ago when I joined Weight Watchers for my final time. Beckie was one of the smiling faces that welcomed me to the tribe. I could always count on Beckie for encouragement…

Go to the Table, Just Like Mamaw

There is something about the smell of bacon that we all love. Maybe because it signals the start of a fresh new day. For me it brings back memories of living next door to Mamaw. Her house always had the smell of fresh cooked bacon. In Mamaw’s case, it was really the aroma of fatback….