Barbecue Chicken Nachos

Welcome to day one of Football Favorite Food week here on Cookin' Mimi. I love college football season. I'm an SEC girl myself, specifically Auburn University. War Eagle, baby! If you don't care for … [Read more...]

Family Favorites Friday.

Every family has their favorite dishes and traditions. Maybe it's a big pot of chili to warm you up after a football game in the yard or Aunt Ruth's famous potato salad. Here is your chance to share … [Read more...]

Chocolate Chip Pound Cake: My Girl, Paula!

The pic is a little on the wonky side. It's overcast and I was trying to get a good angle that would let the little bit of natural light in so I could avoid flash. This is a really good cake. It is … [Read more...]

Shredded Pork Burritos

I love Mexican food. I suppose it comes from being a native Southern Californian. We don't eat out very often anymore so if I get a craving for Mexican food I have to make it myself. That is a good … [Read more...]

Squash Dressing

This is a dish my mom first sampled at a covered dish dinner not too long after we moved here. We call it squash casserole but the proper name is squash dressing. It is a Southern-style cornbread … [Read more...]

Chicken Tortilla Casserole-the original

I cannot think of a recipe that says family to me more than this one. When I make it I am  transported back to the tiny kitchen in the house  where I spent most of my childhood. Those are … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter Mini Bundt Cakes

Welcome to day five of kid friendly food week here on Cookin' Mimi. The cake recipe just happens to fall on my one year blogoversary. Hard to believe I have been at this a year. I am mostly amazed … [Read more...]