Margherita Salad

Sep 7, 2010 by

  With the impending arrival of Little Tot, I took a brief hiatus from writing.  My nesting phase consisted of cooking anything and...

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A la Carte Italian Pasta Salad

Jul 22, 2010 by

I am a graduate of Delta State University in Cleveland, MS.  Home of the Fighting Okra.  Yes, that is our mascot – not...

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Corn with Spiced Bacon Butter

Jul 15, 2010 by

One of the things The Carnivore Husband and I look forward to in the summertime is fresh corn on the cob!  It’s usually cheap –...

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Grandma Would be Proud!

Jul 10, 2010 by

I just went out to check the mail – junk mail, freelance check (Yes!  Money!), junk mail, big white envelope from Taste of Home. ...

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Blueberry Peach Cobbler

Jul 8, 2010 by

  Well, it seems I have let over a month slip by without so much as a peep. My one year blog-a-versary came and went with no fanfare...

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Chocolate Pie

Jun 8, 2010 by

  I love the story behind this pie. Several years ago, when The Husband was still The Boyfriend, I offered to make him some type...

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Vidalia Onion and Fig Barbeque...

May 31, 2010 by

  Somehow the heavens opened up and I actually had a chance to cook this weekend.  I mean cooking something other than taco meat or...

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Pasta all’Amatriciana

May 24, 2010 by

    This dish came about out of necessity.  It was suppertime, I was overdue for a trip to the grocery store, and the food pantry...

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