Biscuits and Gravy


My mom makes the best biscuits.  I know everyone who lives south of the Mason Dixon line (or even near it) probably says that of their mother but I know it is true of mine.

Luckily my mom’s recipe can be found easily in the old New Better Homes and Gardens Cookbook and I wrote about it here.

My husband every now and again gets a craving for biscuits and gravy and with a delicious biscuit recipe under my belt how could I say no?

A few years ago he bought me the Southerner’s Handbook and along with other hilarious and delicious things was this amazing gravy recipe.

It would be perfect for a big breakfast at any upcoming family get-togethers you may be planning.

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Yogurt Waffles


Anytime anyone starts talking about waffles I hear Donkey from Shrek in my head:

“We can stay up late, swapping manly stories, and in the morning, I’m making waffles!”

If I want to feel old I think about the fact that the first Shrek came out the same year my sister-in-law was born.  But I’d rather not think about that.

Because I’m making waffles!!

I don’t make homemade from scratch waffles very often.  I am not sure why.  They aren’t any harder than homemade pancakes and are delicious.  Plus the waffle maker is just fun!

This is a good basic everyday waffle recipe; chewy and flavorful.

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