Football Casserole

  Welcome to the second day of Football Favorite Food. I had not actually planned on posting this right now but it's been a crazy day and I didn't have time to work on a new post so I … [Read more...]

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...]