A compilation of road-tested recipes from years of college football tailgating, across the South. 

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I can't believe it but on September 11, 2021 I'll be hosting the FIRST TAILGATE IN 2 YEARS!!! We missed last weekend's Georgia Tech game over Labor Day (which maybe wasn't such a bad idea since they suffered a big loss!), so we're super excited to watch them this...

Summer Snacks

It's July and it is HOT in the south! Looking for cool dishes that are cool, delicious without overly filling you up. We had some friends over recently that were visiting from Atlanta and here's what we served: SHRIMP AVOCADO SALSAJALAPENO DIPBRIE PROSCIUTTO CROSTINI...

Pulled Pork Carnitas

In the mood for Mexican food? I've got your answer: Pork Carnitas! I love that you can make these in advance, refrigerate them, and the simply reheat quickly before serving. They're perfect perfect perfect for tailgating or any kind of entertaining whatsoever. PORK...

Summer Al Fresco Dinner

It's summertime which means it's my favorite season of the year! While some love cooler temps, I'd prefer to not worry about whether or not I've got the right coat or wrap or sweater on. For me, sun, warmth, and being by the water = happiness. We recently had a family...

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I’m a wife, mom, dog lover, blogger and love cooking, blogging, volunteering, antiquing, traveling, reading, and working out – and of course EATING really good food. I especially relish planning and preparing delicious food for friends and family to enjoy.


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