Carrot Cake 2 Ways A Southern Tradition

Layer Cake or Cupcakes Two Ways With A Southern Tradition In the South. We love to celebrate. Birthdays, holidays, Saturdays, and Sundays. We don’t really need a reason. We just do! And one of our favorite cakes (and cupcakes) can usually be found at most Southern Springtime Celebrations.  The traditional Southern Carrot cake and Southern Carrot Cupcakes; chocked full of so much goodness from carrots, nuts, pineapple and nuts you could almost let yourself believe you’re eating something healthy! read more


Simply Sundays Link Party #6

  Welcome to Simply Sundays on Simple Plate, link party week number six !You are all so full of inspiration and great ideas! Keep the great posts coming! Every week we find the best of the best and add them to our Simply Sundays ... read more

Perfect Classic French Onion Soup

Perfect French Onion Soup A Bistro Classic

We love soup all year long, but right now is the perfect time for this Perfect French Onion Soup! Warm and comforting, and totally doable on a weeknight, this soup served with a small side salad will make your dinner and your family will request ... read more


18 Easy Easter Recipes & Menu Helps

  Easter's on its way , to no one's surprise.  Many of us have big family gatherings on Easter Sunday and some of us celebrate with the family in our homes.  All of us want Easy Easter Recipes and ideas! I've found the best ideas from around ... read more

watermelon basil cocktail

Watermelon Basil Cocktail

Spring has finally broken through here in Lousiana and the sure signs of summer are beginning to show. This delicious watermelon basil cocktail highlights the best of spring and summer all in one yummy drink. ... read more

cheesy ham and onion pie

Cheesy Ham And Onion Pie

Easter is still a couple weeks away and already I'm thinking about what to do with all that left over ham! This is one of our favorites and one I know you'll love too! Teaming ham with potatoes, onion and Swiss cheese, this cheesy ham and onion pie boasts an incredible flavor, and one slice will not ... read more