Vanilla Pound Cake a la Darlene

I named my Vanilla Pound Cake a la Darlene after a very special lady who is also my former mother-in-law. I used to watch Mrs. Darlene make her world famous... Read More

J Dub’s Spicy Homemade Pimento Cheese

My spicy homemade pimento cheese spread is loaded with yummy cheese, a little spice, and just enough mayo to hold it all together. This spread is fantastic served with crackers... Read More

Smoked Shredded Beef Tacos

My smoked shredded beef tacos are the BOMB! I throw a shoulder roast in the smoker with a few pieces of hickory. I got David a Smokin Tex Smoker for... Read More

Blue Cheese Ranch Buffalo Chicken Sandwich

J Dub’s Blue Cheese and Ranch Buffalo Chicken Sandwich takes the perfect crunch of my fried chicken tender sandwich to the next level. For just a few reasons….. Homemade ranch... Read More

How to Bleach and Age a Wood Table

Have you ever wondered how to bleach and age a wood table? It is surprisingly easy. A little background……. My wood patio table refresh was a very necessary DIY. We... Read More

Patio Chair Refinish and Refresh

My patio chair refinish and refresh has been my favorite DIY of 2021. Actually, I refreshed the table too, but that is another blog post you can read here. We... Read More

J Dub’s Piña Colada Pound Cake

My Piña Colada Pound Cake screams summer. I absolute love the smell and flavor of coconut. Especially when it is paired with the perfect partner. PINEAPPLE! However, I am not... Read More

DIY Aged Outdoor Terracotta Flower Pots

My DIY Aged Outdoor Terracotta Flower Pots tutorial is a great way to add character and depth to basic orange terracotta pots. My method is really simple. It involves basic... Read More

J Dub’s Cajun Snack Mix

My Cajun Snack Mix is the perfectly spiced snack. It’s addictive too. You won’t find anyone picking out the “good stuff”. It’s all good stuff. Sesame Sticks Peanuts Pistachios Cashews... Read More

J Dub’s “Whatever” Cookies

J Dub’s “Whatever” cookies are perfect “whatever” the occasion. Why? You can change out the M & M color for “whatever” occasion. Try these out for Easter or Valentine’s Day.... Read More