Cinnamon Roll Cookie Bars. These are SO good! My oldest asked if she could have these instead of a cake for her birthday. As a modification from the original, use less powdered sugar in the icing. It's more amazing that way.
Southern Shrimp & Grits with Bacon and Tomato Butter. I've read quite a few of these recipes and I have to say, I love this one. Tomato butter sounds divine, and the additional homemade Creole seasoning is a plus. This one is a keeper.
Buttermilk pie, from the cook book, "Soul food: Recipes and reflections from African-American churches." Because everyone knows that those church ladies can really cook. Delicious Soul Food Recipes at http://soulfoodrecipes.healthandfitnessjournals.com