Most Delicious Life

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A mother and daughter sharing our best food, and our secrets to living the happy life with the goal of helping us all create a stronger family unit.

Pickled Veggies

Pickled Veggies

If you haven't been pickling fresh veggies then now is the TIME! They are so fresh, crisp and delicious and make any salad or sandwich SO MUCH BETTER. We have posted two different recipes. The first is just a basic pickling mixture and is what we use for onions,...

Sweet Potato Stew

Sweet Potato Stew

This is one of the tastiest stews EVER. It's one of my all time favorites. It's packed with sweet potatoes, onions, black beans, spinach and a deadly delicious mix of spices. The flavor is insane! My husband prefers it brothy while I like it thickened, like a gravy....

Chocolate Chip Treasure Cookies

Chocolate Chip Treasure Cookies

These cookies are a creation of Eagle Brand Condensed Milk. They are very easy to throw together and don't even have eggs! AND... they are packed with coconut, milk chocolate chips and chopped nuts, which I suppose is the TREASURE. I have to say that it tracks... I...

Shrimp and Grits

Shrimp and Grits

Shrimp and Grits has long been one of my favorite things to order when out to eat. My very favorite version was served at a restaurant that closed down during Covid! Such a loss. It was PERFECTION! The thing about this dish is the amazing mix of flavors and textures...

Bean Soup

Bean Soup

This is my Mom's Bean Soup and it is SO GOOD! AND...you can throw it altogether in 15 minutes. My mom was so good at "throwing food together'. I don't know exactly when she started making this or if her mother made it...but I can remember her changing and adapting the...

Cranberry Orange Pinwheels

Cranberry Orange Pinwheels

I think CRANBERRY-ORANGE might well be one of my favorite flavor combos. I have always loved Cranberry Orange Bread Cranberry Orange Bread - Most Delicious Life | Sharing Generations of Family and Fun and I LOVE the cookie version! The actual cookies are the perfect...

Sausage And Apple Stuffed Squash

Sausage And Apple Stuffed Squash

Squash is truly one of the treasures of Autumn...and there are so many wonderful ways to serve it. There is something about stuffing it with goodies like apples and sausage that are especially appealing to me. The rich flavor of the squash is the base and the...

Apple Pie Slices

Apple Pie Slices

If you've been around here before, then you know that one of my most prized possessions is this cookbook made by my mother-in-law and given to us for Christmas about 23 years ago. She passed away a couple of months ago, which has made this cookbook even more priceless...

Raspberry Tart aka Bakewell Tart

Raspberry Tart aka Bakewell Tart

I am a big fan of The Great British Bake Off and I love all things raspberry. I found a tart pan at a thrift store and I thought, NOW IS THE TIME. That is BAKEWELL TART time! A shortbread crust! Raspberry jam! Almond custard! What could be better? Here's where to get...

Sweet Potato Soup

Sweet Potato Soup

For years I have worked on a Butternut Squash soup recipe and have never been able to get it just how I wanted. So, recently I decided to work on a Sweet Potato Soup recipe and NAILED IT! It is everything I always wanted from my other attempts. I wanted it to taste...