Vanilla Pineapple Coconut Smoothie

Ok, I may be a little late hitting the smoothie train, but there’s a reason for that – namely green gunky stuff that looks like it recently floated off the top of the neighbor’s septic tank. Seriously, I just can’t bring myself to drink that. And, can we talk about kale? Unless you have been






Knock-Your-Socks-Off Granola

The buzz words in eating nowadays are words like “clean eating”, “organic” and  plethora of other words that are suppose to convince us a particular way of eating is the best. I’ve always been of the school of thought that common sense, moderation, knowledge, education and avoiding junk science and fad eating will do right






Slow Cooker Coconut Pecan Sweet Potatoes

As I mentioned previously, cooking in the Burch house had been about ease and comfort recently for several reasons. That means our slow cooker has been getting a workout. Today’s recipe is a variation of one I found in a Taste of Home cookbook. It makes a great side dish. I’ll be using this year






Coconut Pound Cake with Mexican Vanilla Glaze, by Beverly Hicks Burch

I’m a big fan of coconut. My favorite coffee is Green Mountain’s Island Coconut. It’s a seasonal coffee they sell at certain times of the year. So, since confession is good for the soul – as the season neared the end, I was like a squirrel getting ready for winter. I stored up a supply






Billionaire Bars, by Beverly Hicks Burch

I don’t remember my MaGee (my Mom’s mother) cooking a lot. She was a pastor’s wife and a business woman. I’m told in her younger days as a young mother she was a pretty good cook and made excellent gingerbread. Well, I never did get to taste that gingerbread, but there was one thing she






The Ultimate Coconut Cupcake, by Beverly Hicks Burch

The Ultimate Coconut Cupcake The other day when I was planning some special food choices for our out of town guest, I discovered coconut was a big favorite of his. I remembered seeing a coconut cupcake recipe I had wanted to try and this seemed like the perfect time to give it a try. The






Coconut Pie | Dashrecipes.com

Coconut Pie | Dashrecipes.com. With this recipe I would ask one question…how do you spell Heaven? Coconut Pie of course! Not only does this look delicious, but it also looks super easy to make…another big PLUS!