Author Archives: Angietillman

About Angietillman

Free spirited southern gal... owner of a gourmet pickle company in Athens, GA. www.phickles.com Wife and mother of 3... I love writing, cooking, entertaining, traveling, and enlightening books & conversations. Finding my purpose little by little every day... Hoping to leave a legacy of love & grace by a full circle kinda life. "Don't make money your goal. Instead, pursue the things you love doing, and then do them so well that people can't take their eyes off you." ~Maya Angelou

Blackened Shrimp & Mahi Mahi with Hot Mess Grits

I love coming up with ways to use my products in easy weeknight meals. Last night… I made a batch of quick grits and threw in a tub of my Hot Mess Cheese Spread (its the aged white cheddar one … Continue reading

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Twenty-Two and Counting!

We turned 22!…& I remember this moment like it was yesterday… I had just asked him… “When does the limo get here?” And he said “It’s already here!” We took the pictures, ate the cake and hit the road! Quickest … Continue reading

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Warm Spring Salad With Okra Seed Oil Marinade

Meet Val & Clay Oliver of Pitts, Georgia! They are the owners & makers of delicious cold pressed oils made from the seeds of okra, sunflower, green peanuts, benne, pecan, pumpkin …and I’m sure I left out a couple! I … Continue reading

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Elevated Corn on the Cob with Herbed Butter

To me –there is nothing funner to eat than corn on the cob. I always start on the right side and go left –haha but I hear some folks go round and round the cob.  Any way you eat it … Continue reading

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2019 WAKE-N-BAKE OFF – ATHENS, GA

Hey Friends! I’ll see y’all at Terrapin Beer Co. Sunday, January 27 for their annual Wake-N-Bake Off cooking competition.  This year there will be eight restaurants competing and four of them serve my pickles so I’m extra thrilled to be … Continue reading

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Heirloom Tomato and Chickpea Salad with Arugula Vinaigrette 

The heat is on in Athens, Georgia …the perfect time to enjoy cold salads! I make different salads every week for my store, Phickles Phun Foods and this one has been a real winner. It’s easy too …and is a tasty option … Continue reading

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Happy Hour on Hilton Head Island

Love finding new ways to enjoy time in the low country while we’re on pickle deliveries and wanted to share what we did last night during our stay on Hilton Head Island!     The Salty Dog Cafe has a sunset … Continue reading

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Social Media Tips & Tasting at Madison Fest 2016

I graduated from Morgan County High School in Madison, Georgia …so it’s especially fun for me to revisit every chance I get! I’m looking forward to telling my story and sharing my tips for taking an idea and turning it … Continue reading

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Southern Supper – Pork Chops and Baby Lima Beans featuring One Screw Loose Jelly 

I love bartering with my pickled veggies…especially when I get One Screw Loose jellies in return!  One Screw Loose jellies are made in small batches in Morrow, Georgia with fun ingredients that are great with cheeses and even more exciting … Continue reading

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Finding Grace Over Spilled Milk

   The kitchen floor had just been freshly mopped clean of a weeks’ worth of crumbs, dog hair, dirt…. and this happened …at 11pm. I kicked into off-my-rocker mode screaming at my middle child….. and then while cleaning up the … Continue reading

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