Lemon Sugar Cookies

Lemon Sugar Cookies with Lemon Icing is a family favorite. My close friend, Jayne Long, and I developed this recipe.  Lemon Sugar Cookies with Lemon Icing 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened1 cup granulated sugar1 large egg1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract1 … Continue reading

Green Pea and Tomato Pilau

From the coast of Jacksonville, North Carolina to Jacksonville, Florida a group of people who speak an English based Creole dialect called Gullah dwelled on coastal islands and inland waterways. They had a distinct method of cooking that included rice … Continue reading

Parmesan Crusted Chicken Thighs

Parmesan Crusted Chicken Thighs are a snap to make. Boneless skinless chicken thighs are coated with Dijon mustard and dredged in a Parmesan herb mixture. After roasting in the oven, the chicken is juicy and the Parmesan cheese makes a … Continue reading

Ham and Swiss Cheese Party Rolls

Ham and Swiss Cheese Party Rolls One (12 count) package dinner rolls (I use Sara Lee Artsano bakery rolls)8 ounces smoked deli ham6 slices baby swiss cheese1/4 cup unsalted butter, melted1/2 tablespoon poppy seeds3/4 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce1 teaspoon Grey Poupon … Continue reading