Strawberry Shortcake – #southerncomfort Another great, classic dessert idea for the fourth of July weekend! Ingredients 2 (16-oz.) containers fresh strawberries, quartered 3/4 cup sugar, divided 1/4 teaspoon almond extract (optional) 1 cup whipping cream 2 tablespoons sugar 2 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 4 teaspoons baking powder 3/4 cup cold… Read more »
Treasure Me – #tellafriend Finalist, 2012 Next Generation Indie Awards “Highly recommended” by The Midwest Book Review Petty thief Birdie Kaminsky has arrived in Liberty, Ohio to steal a treasure hidden since the Civil War. She’s in possession of a charming clue passed down in her family for generations: Liberty… Read more »
BFF Clubhouse is OPEN! – #fanfun Bette Lee Crosby’s Fans & Friends Clubhouse has now opened its doors to all of my friends and fans, if you’d like to be a member of this very special group, stop by and join in the fun. CLICK HERE to JOIN!
Pecan Pie – #southerncomfort A southern classic perfect for 4th July celebration! Ingredients 1 1/2 cups pecan pieces 3 large eggs 1 cup sugar 3/4 cup light or dark corn syrup 2 tablespoons melted butter 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 (9-inch) deep-dish frozen unbaked pie shell Directions… Read more »
Firefly Lane- #tellafriend From the New York Times bestselling author of On Mystic Lake comes a powerful novel of love, loss, and the magic of friendship. . . . In the turbulent summer of 1974, Kate Mularkey has accepted her place at the bottom of the eighth-grade social food chain…. Read more »
Look at what Dolly is doing! – #fanfun “Dolly Parton thinks it’s so important that every child has books to read that she started a foundation that will mail a free age-appropriate book every month from birth to their fifth birthday.” Hooray for Dolly! This is an awesome thing to… Read more »
Fried Green Tomatoes – #southerncomfort A classic that you can eat on their own or add to a sandwich or burger! Ingredients 1 large egg, lightly beaten 1/2 cup buttermilk 1/2 cup self-rising cornmeal mix 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon pepper 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 3 medium-size, firm green tomatoes,… Read more »
Garden Spells – #tellafriend BONUS: This edition contains excerpts from Sarah Addison Allen’s The Peach Keeper and The Girl Who Chased the Moon. In a garden surrounded by a tall fence, tucked away behind a small, quiet house in an even smaller town, is an apple tree that is rumored… Read more »