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[21 Nov 2010 | 3 Comments | 4,276 views]
Thanksgiving side dish — sweet potato praline casserole

My darlin’ husband has asked that I put some Thanksgiving side dishes on here to share with everyone.
So we will start with on of my favorites — sweet potatoes. Or, at least, a dish having something to do with sweet potatoes.
Though my husband prefers his sweet potatoes in a pie shell (editor’s note: like a true Southerner), I like mine in a casserole dish. I hope you all enjoy.
Sweet Potato Praline Casserole
4 whole medium sweet potatoes
1 cup sugar
1 cup milk
2 eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 teaspoon salt
1 cup brown …

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[29 Apr 2010 | No Comment | 1,109 views]
Southern Cooking, Just Different

I’ve never been a huge fan of some traditional southern cooking despite being born and raised in the south.
I mean, hell, if you live north of Little Rock I think you’re a Yankee. Actually it’s worse than that; I think you’re a Yankee if you live north of me.
At any rate I know I’m supposed to love turnip greens, black-eyed peas and sweet potatoes, but they never have done much for me. Oh, sure I love sweet potato pie, but if you put a stick of butter, a cup of …