Ratatouille Casserole [Low Car...

Oct 30, 2013 by

There are some mornings I wake up and wish I had the body I did when I was 20. Age 20 was my ideal.  Physically that is, not...

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Sausage, Cannellini Bean, and ...

Oct 10, 2013 by

  Okay, so I believe it was over a week ago that I promised you a recipe for Comeback Sauce.  You may not have even noticed, but...

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Black-Eyed Pea Cakes

Oct 2, 2013 by

  It never fails, unless The Husband is running around at work with his hair on fire he will always call or text me around lunch...

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Roasted Eggplant Dip (Baba Gha...

Sep 26, 2013 by

  I have definitely noticed my palette change as I get older. There are several foods I enjoy eating now that I never would have...

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Five More Fall Recipes (that a...

Sep 23, 2013 by

  Summer is over. Fall is here. It’s about to be, pumpkins, pumpkins, everywhere.   Don’t you just love how I made...

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Heirloom Tomato and Cheese Pie

Sep 12, 2013 by

  When it comes to food photography and dinnertime, you have to be quick around here?  Wanna know why? This picture snapped with...

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Mississippi Minestrone

Jan 14, 2013 by

  Sometimes I wish I could film what goes on behind the scenes in my kitchen when I’m cooking.  You only get to see the finished...

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Cheesy Corn Casserole

Jan 7, 2013 by

  I have heard that you should never serve a new recipe to guests.  This past Christmas, I broke that rule.  I needed to bring a...

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Mashed Cauliflower and Cheese ...

Nov 6, 2012 by

Cauliflower is one of those vegetables I refused to eat at a kid.  As an adult, I have acquired a taste for it.  Now, I will...

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Tomato, Corn, and Basil Soup

Sep 24, 2012 by

  I don’t know about ya’ll, but my garden is looking pretty pathetic right about now. I can’t complain.  Given the luck we...

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Oatmeal Brulee with Ginger Cre...

Sep 20, 2012 by

  Friends, I am trying my best to hold off on the pumpkin recipes for now.  It’s kind of like when the retail stores start...

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Five Summer Salad Recipes . . ...

Jul 12, 2012 by

Summer time translates to salad time.  Maybe because we are all trying to look good in our swimsuits or it’s just too hot to...

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Grilled Stuffed Portobello Mus...

Jul 9, 2012 by

  As I’m typing this post, I am reminded of a joke my mom told me when I was younger: A mushroom walks into a bar and sits down to...

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Warm Black-Eyed Pea Salad

Nov 21, 2010 by

  I’m hosting Thanksgiving at my house this year and I AM SO EXCITED!  It’s fun to cook for my husband.  He is not a picky...

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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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Cucumber Salad

Feb 2, 2010 by

  I realize that just five short months ago I was heralding the arrival of fall and cooler weather.  However, I am now officially...

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Roasted Corn Salad

Aug 22, 2009 by

  My husband enjoys watching Fox News in the morning.  Yesterday morning, Bill Hemmer interviewed a guy who recently completed 50...

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Grilled Vegetables – Ste...

Jul 6, 2009 by

As I have mentioned in earlier posts, I recently visited San Antonio.  Towards the end of our trip, my husband and I were becoming a...

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