This Skillet Fried Potatoes guide is as about a simply stated as I can make it. Fried Potatoes have been a staple for families as long as there have been skillets! I love potatoes no matter how they are fixed, mashed, baked, french fried, hashed, twice baked, new potatoes in broth with new peas, potato soup, etc! We just like potatoes and they are one of the most diversified vegetables from the garden! [Read more...]
I have always had an affection for Chocolate and these Chocolate Eclairs just increases this affection! Something about all these flavors together covered in chocolate is sooooo good! Eclairs are just so tasty and when fresh they are just so soft and the texture is wonderful! I have to be careful when I find these fresh because I am one of those people who cannot eat just one of the things I love best! [Read more...]
I love the smell of fresh cake right out of the oven. This Chocolate Marble Cake is so good and in made with the fresh yellow cake! This recipe is for a made from scratch cake! Of course you can use a store bought box of yellow cake mix but they just don’t seem to have the taste and texture of these ones from scratch! Plus, there is always the fact that someone has put some labor of love into it! [Read more...]
Folk are looking for homemade recipes all of the time. The kind Mom and Granny used to make from scratch! Well, here at Back Roads Living we try to keep a good selection of these recipes on hand! We have lots of homemade recipes and made from scratch recipes for you to enjoy! Our goal is not to be a homemade recipe or made from scratch recipe only Blog, but to have these recipes mixed in with other and newer more convenient and faster recipes. There are a lot of folk who just don’t have time for the homemade recipes and made from scratch recipes or are challenged in this area. [Read more...]
We all end up dealing with anxiety in our lives. At some points more than others. Thankfully we have a Savior who cares about us and can and will deliver us from this terrible thing.
I am going to be a little personal tonight. I want to let you in, and share with you one of my biggest weaknesses. I am a very very VERY anxious person. Or.. well… I was… Let me go a little deeper with you all. [Read more...]
We are giving away 4 Blue Ridge Pottery Plates to some lucky entrant! We have also included an article about the Pottery for your information. Below the article is the instructions on how to enter for this Giveaway!
Blue Ridge Pottery has been a very collectible item in our area and around the United states for many years. The original Pottery was stamped “Clinchfield Potteries” and was located in the mountains of Northeast Tennessee and incorporated as Southern Potteries. [Read more...]
The hope for our daughters [or the young women in our lives]
As we begin more and more seeing ourselves through God’s eyes and as New Years passes, many of us will be making a very similar pledge – to get into shape, eat better, and drop a few pounds.. Maybe even find those abs that are hidden somewhere in the mix lol… As women, we always have these examples of what the “perfect woman” should look like. And even if we do end up dropping jean sizes, and finding our muscles, we still are left feeling like we can and should be doing more. [Read more...]
This Fudge Brownie Cheesecake is sure to please the chocolate lovers taste buds! We love cheesecake and chocolate here at Back Roads Living and this combination is so good!
I have always loved cooking and baking and then watching the family eat and enjoy. Dessert has always and probably always be a favorite part of my meal. We hope you enjoy this dish as much as we do. [Read more...]
People are hiding from God for many reasons. Sometimes it is from shame, fear, embarrassment, not wanting to do the task set before them, etc. I will be touching on some of these areas in this article.
When Adam sinned he hid from God because of his shame. He realized he was naked because of his disobedience.
This all took place because of a lie and disobedience! [Read more...]
Well, I have had a couple of folk ask me for a potato soup recipe. I have a new one to share with you. I will get up with mother later and get her homemade version of this soup! She never used a slow cooker for this but hers was always delicious with a big slab of homemade cornbread! You can view our regular Corn Bread recipe by clicking “HERE”
Now no matter how you make potato soup you need cornbread. We also have a Bacon and Cheddar Corn Bread recipe you can find by clicking “HERE” This would also be delicious with this recipe. [Read more...]
A Delicious Diabetic Sweet Potato Pie Recipe from Back Roads Living
This is a delicious Diabetic friendly pie. We all have friends that are diabetic and this is a terrific pie to recommend. Diabetic Sweet Potato Pie from Back Roads Living.
These are really good when making them fresh form the garden. Of course we all know garden fresh produce is best for us but even throughout the winter these are good with your store bought taters! [Read more...]
This Fried Pickle Recipe is a hit at any gathering. Add your favorite dip and presto! Instant compliments! If you like fried vegetables then more than likely you will like these Fried Pickles! The recipe is so easy and simple! Anyone in the house can do it! Enjoy with your next burger! I think they would be awesome on a hot grilled burger! [Read more...]
A Diabetic friendly Banana Cream Pie. We all love cream pies here and this one is delicious!
This is an excellent pie to pass on to our Diabetic friendly followers. We all need our sweet tooth satisfied from time to time This Diabetic Banana Cream Pie from Back Roads Living will do that!. We love banana’s and if you do too this is sure to be a pleasure! [Read more...]
The Lord’s Prayer is probably the most taught and followed prayer in the entire bible. There are many other prayers for many different situations and circumstances that are as note worthy but this one is by far the most covered and taught about! Many of us are taught this prayer as children and can recite it from memory. This was a prayer that Jesus admonished His disciples to follow! The prayer shows many aspects of God’s nature, desires and wants from us! This is truly a disciples prayer! Let us pray as Jesus taught so we might know we are reaching the throne of God! [Read more...]
This Top Secret Recipes Giveaway is a terrific find! I have eaten at several places over the years and would often wonder how in the world of cooking and baking they could get this stuff to taste so much better than mine! It seems like every restaurant has it’s own secret recipes and dishes.
I picked up this book the other day and my first thought was I have to go through this thing and find all those wonderful recipes that I have wondered about for so long. Then it dawned on me, if I do this I might indulge too much! I really do not need to indulge right now. So, here is an opportunity to discover all those wonderful dishes you always wondered about! [Read more...]