Thank You Notes

If there is one thing my grandmama taught me, that would be a handwritten and thoughtful thank you note warms the soul. A well-respected southern lady, her notes of thanks endure the test of time and become keepsake family heirlooms forever evoking memories of monumental life occasions captured in her signature handwriting. As we enter…Continue Reading “Thankful for Thank You Notes from Basic Invite”

Sautéed Asparagus

RECIPE: Sautéed Asparagus with Hollandaise Sauce INGREDIENTS: serves 6-8 Asparagus: 2 pounds fresh asparagus, ends trimmed 2 tablespoons olive oil 3 cloves minced garlic 1 teaspoon black pepper 1/2 teaspoon salt Hollandaise Sauce: 3 egg yolks 1 tablespoon lemon juice 1/2 cup butter, melted 1 teaspoon lemon zest Pinch of salt Dash of cayenne pepper…Continue Reading “Sautéed Asparagus with Hollandaise Sauce”

Bourbon Sweet Tea Turkey with Molasses Glaze INGREDIENTS: Serves 8-12 For the brine: 1 gallon sweet tea 1 gallon water 2 cups bourbon 1 cup salt 2 onions, quartered 4 garlic cloves, halved 2 tablespoons mustard seed 4 bay leaves 2 tablespoons whole peppercorns 1 bunch rosemary 1 bunch thyme For the turkey: 12-18 pound…Continue Reading “Bourbon Sweet Tea Turkey with Molasses Glaze”