SUGAR COOKIE FUDGE – Sweet Southern Blue

Jump to Recipe Print Recipe SUGAR COOKIE FUDGE INGREDIENTS 1 (14-oz.) can sweetened condensed milk 2 1/4 c. white chocolate chips 1 1/2 c. sugar cookie mix 2 tbsp. butter 1/4 tsp. salt 1 1/2 c. crushed sugar cookies 1/3 c. sprinkles plus extra for topping 2 tsp. vanilla extract DIRECTIONS Line a square 8×8 pan with parchment paper or aluminum foil. If using aluminum foil, coat the foil in butter or […]

Ultimate Chocolate Cupcakes (Using Cake Mix) – Sweet Southern Blue

Jump to Recipe Print Recipe When you have a recipe that is a winner every time, you stick with it. I decided to make three different flavors of cupcakes with one cake mix (8 chocolate, 8 caramel, and 8 vanilla). I started with your basic vanilla cake mix, You can find out how to turn […]

Paula Deen’s Not Yo’ Mama’s Banana Pudding – Sweet Southern Blue

Ingredients 1 (12-oz) container frozen whipped topping, thawed, or equal amount sweetened whipped cream 1 (14-oz) can sweetened condensed milk 1 (8-oz) package cream cheese, softened 2 cups milk 1 (5-oz) box instant French vanilla pudding mix 6 to 8 bananas, sliced 2 bags chessmen cookies Directions Line the bottom of a 13x9x2-inch dish with […]

CLASSIC NO BAKE COOKIES – Sweet Southern Blue

This classic no bake cookie has been around forever and can be made from ingredients found in almost every pantry. These delicious chocoalte and peanut butter cookies are so easy to throw together. The hardest part is waiting for them to harden! INGREDIENTS 2 cups sugar 1/2 cup milk 1 stick (8 tablespoons) butter 1/4 […]

CHOCOLATE & PECAN OOEY GOOEY BUTTER CAKE – Sweet Southern Blue

I assume by now, everyone knows about ooey gooey butter cake and how it is one of the best cakes ever! I’m not a big fan of cake but I love a good brownie or cookie bar and this “cake” is more along the line of a brownie. Another great thing about ooey, gooey cake […]

CANNING APPLE PIE FILLING – Sweet Southern Blue

  When you have an apple tree in your yard, you end up doing a lot of canning.  This year I have pretty much stuck with applesauce and apple pie filling with the majority being pie filling.  I am not a big fan of apple pies but I do love apples with sauce on my […]

14 Foods to make before Summer Ends | Sweet Southern Blue

  Get the Fried Mozzarella, Basil And Nectarine Stacks With Balsamic Glaze recipe from Half Baked Harvest Get the Squash Patties recipe at Sweet Southern Blue Get the Grilled Pesto Shrimp Skewers recipe from Skinny Taste Get the Grilled Corn With Basil Butter recipe by Lisina from Food52 Get the Old Fashioned Chocolate Fudge Syrup recipe at Sweet Southern Blue. Get […]

Instant Peach Cobbler | Sweet Southern Blue

Thanks to all of the rain and the warm weather, we finally have peaches.  Every year the deer beat us to them, or the birds, or the raccoons but not this year! I have been out daily to check them. I walked around the tree giving them a little squeeze just to see if there […]

CHOCOLATE CUPCAKES W/ STRAWBERRY FROSTING | Sweet Southern Blue

I love chocolate covered strawberries and eat them more often than I should. Sometimes I am so impatient that I just melt me a big old bowl of chocolate and grab a handful of juicy red strawberries and start dipping.  This girl is not waiting for some chocolate to harden on a strawberry. My love […]

ST PATRICK’S DAY MINT MILKSHAKE | Sweet Southern Blue

I have been seeing all of these amazing Freakshakes on Pinterest and decided I wanted to try making these amazing looking milkshakes.  For my first attempt, I decided to make this chocolate-mint shake since Saint Patrick’s Day is just around the corner. I topped it with green & white candies,  Andes mint chocolates,  and these […]

How to Grow ~ PEACHES | Sweet Southern Blue

Peach trees are not hard to grow but it does seem like it takes forever before they produce fruit. If you are reading this, it’s probably because you were looking for information on growing peaches.  You have probably read several articles ( I usually read at least ten) on how to successfully grow them, planting techniques, […]

BUTTERFINGER RICE KRISPIES TREATS | Sweet Southern Blue

I was craving Rice Krispies treats that other day so I made a quick run to Walmart a grabbed a box of Rice Krispies (of course I price matched and used a coupon) and a bag of marshmallows. I had all of my ingredients laid out when I decided to look through my pantry to […]

BANANA NUT BREAD CAKE BALLS | Sweet Southern Blue

  My sister over at Live Life Be Happy just posted the recipe for these deliciously, addicting cake balls.  You can get the recipe HERE.  While you are there, check out some of her great travel photos and tips. Related

TOASTED PECAN / COCONUT CARAMEL PIE – Sweet Southern Blue

  I love, love, love this pie!  It’s one of my favorites and it’s so easy to make.  Since it’s a frozen pie and this recipe makes two pies, eat one now and save one for later. To begin:  Melt butter in a heavy skillet over medium heat. Add coconut and chopped pecans; cook until […]

BLUEBERRY – LIME CUPCAKES | Sweet Southern Blue

I made some Very Berry Blueberry Cupcakes the other day and wanted to try tweaking the recipe by adding lime.  I like these lime/blueberry cupcake even more than the original blueberry cupcakes.  I love they way the tartness of the lime complements the sweetness of the blueberries. In this recipe, I made lime cupcakes with […]

CHRISTMAS TREE CAKE / CRAFT for KIDS – Sweet Southern Blue

A lady at my church made these little Christmas trees and snowmen for the kids to decorate.  It was such a cute and easy idea that I thought I would share it with you. The  Christmas is made like a giant, tree-shaped cake pop.  I found this video that will show you how to make […]

PUMPKIN SPICE RICE KRISPIES TREATS – Sweet Southern Blue

1/4 cup butter 10 oz bag marshmallows (regular or pumpkin if you can find it) 1 box (3.4oz) pumpkin spice instant pudding mix 6 cup rice krispies cereal – regular or chocolate (I used chocolate in this batch) Optional: sprinkles, candy corn, white chocolate Use parchment paper or butter to prepare an 8 inch square […]

Some of My Favorite Pumpkin recipes | Sweet Southern Blue

If you would like to see some of these recipes, just click on the icons below:

HOT FUDGE CAKE (aka. Chocolate Cobbler) – Sweet Southern Blue

I can’t tell you how good this Hot Fudge Cake taste.  The soft moist chocolaty cake with this creamy, delicious fudge sauce.  I have seen this cake called Chocolate Cobbler but I always think of cobbler as having a pie-like crust and I just can’t associate this piece of chocolate heaven with a cobbler. If […]

BUTTER PECAN CUPCAKES | Sweet Southern Blue

I have been thinking about a butter pecan cupcake recipe for a while.  I love, love, love anything caramel or butterscotch so I guess butter pecan was a natural progression. Butter pecan is another one of those flavors that I think is considered old fashioned, kind of like butterscotch.  When I mention either of those […]

CHOCOLATE ~ STRAWBERRY PARFAITS | Sweet Southern Blue

I made these parfaits for my daughters baby shower (You can check out the entire post on the baby shower  HERE) and everyone loved them so I thought I would share the recipe here. Actually, it’s not really a recipe. You just take brownies, pound cake, cookies, etc (I used chocolate filled Little Debbie cakes) […]

Pumpkin Ooey Gooey Butter Cake

  Ooey Gooey Butter Cake has always been my favorite cake.  I have tried a couple of different recipes including a chocolate ooey gooey cake.  They were good but have never topped the original ooey gooey cake ……  that was until now! I have to say that this Pumpkin Ooey Gooey Butter Cake takes that […]

Southern Pecan Pie – Sweet Southern Blue

Jump to Recipe Print Recipe I have been using this recipe to make pecan pies for over 30 years.  I think it was in an old Better Homes and Gardens cookbook that I had when I was a teenager. Pecan pie always shows up on the Thanksgiving menu because I have a massive pecan tree […]

Old Fashioned Buttermilk Pie

    Visiting family and friends during the holidays means good times, great food, and pecan or buttermilk pie (or both if your lucky).  It’s an old southern recipe and is a staple at many Thanksgiving or Christmas dinners.  I usually make two pies each time I bake, serving one and popping the other one […]

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox

Join other followers

Enjoy this blog? Please spread the word :)