Another Holiday Favorite with a Southwestern Twist – Bev’s Posole

If you don’t already know the story of Posole in our house, I’ll bring you up to speed on the Burch lore and Posole. Posole is one of those dishes you’ll find on holiday tables in the southwest. So, when Tall & Handsome spent his first holiday season with my family, he made a pot

The Cowboy Takes the South by Southwest Casserole – Everytime

Let’s set the stage for this. In your mind play a good Texas two step. Better yet, put on the Gatlin Brothers, The Lady Takes the Cowboy Every time. Now, you have the perfect setting for today’s recipe – and if a recipe could taste like a song, that’s the song I’d pick for today’s

Raspberry Thumbprint Cookies, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Several years ago I first shared this recipe here with my readers at The BamaSteelMagnolia’s Bistro. I’ve picked up new readers along the way and thought it might by a good time to share the recipe again because it’s very fitting for this time of the year. This cookie is known as a thumbprint cookie.

Twas the Night Before Christmas Menu, by Beverly Hicks Burch

We had a friend over for Christmas Eve this year and Tall & Handsome wanted to plan a festive meal that wasn’t necessarily “traditional” and was “social. T & H loves those social meals. You know the kind where everyone can gather in the kitchen and chat while the meal is prepared or part of

Apple Cider – Honey Brined Grilled Turkey, by Beverly Hicks Burch

This recipe is a reblog from last year and I’ve decided to go ahead and share it again for my new readers. Thanksgiving is coming up in a few days and many of us spend a great deal of time trying to find a way to serve up a turkey that will knock the socks

Thanksgiving 2013 Part II – Side Dishes and Desserts, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Yesterday we started looking at some ideas for Thanksgiving dinner. I’m doing “the best of” from some earlier post I’ve used in previous holiday meals or I’m offering suggestions to help break the monotony of the same ol’ same ol’ every year. I know that’s tradition in many homes, but sometimes you may just like

Tasty Toffee, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Today’s recipe comes from another guest contributor, Margie Holladay. Margie is a person I admire greatly and want to be like “when I grow up”. Margie is one of the co-leaders of our church small group, which Tall & Handsome and I adore. It has been a bright spot in our life and we feel