This has been quite a year. I’ve been away from this space more this year than since I began this blogging journey. Let’s end this year with some thoughts, my feelings going into 2017 and cornbread. My last post ruffled some feathers, which was strange because I’ve . . .
Do you enjoy a good story? Something left uncovered, only to be rediscovered when someone is in need of a good tale.One that will lift your spirits, to captivate your audience or maybe because it's too intriguing not to share.When I think of the beach, I think of standing in the sand as the water . . .
"These ain't nothing but Sunbeam" Of course I have a story.. A peculiar tale of a lady and her flaky dinner rolls. As well as her inexplicable disappearance. Let's start at the beginning. Back in the late spring of 2011 I joined a women's league at a local church. . . .
Has it really been over a month since I visited this space?Time truly files quicker than intended; Even as you slowly make your way down a South Georgia road, in search of peaches. Along every journey, you come across someone or thing. Depending upon how profound that meeting is, it can often . . .
Your comments about Ms. Mattie were very sweet, she was so extremely special to me and I’m glad that you enjoyed the story..So I thought I would keep this Louisiana train running and tackle the Beignets.. Or squares as my ninth ward friend calls them.. They're the one thing Ms. Mattie didn’t show me . . .
How’s 2014 treating you so far? Good I hope.. Me? Well my teenage daughter is now a vegetarian.. My husband some how ended up on a diet and my little guy will only eat applesauce and bacon.So I’ve been inhaling quite a bit of Gin, red wine and ice cream to cope with all the request.I don’t know how . . .
A great deal of situations can be solved with ham and cheese..Say for instance… ….. breakfast.. lunch.. dinner..As a kid, a ham and cheese sandwich was made daily for me... as my after school snack. My grandmother made it using pimento cheese and tomato, lettuce and juicy leftover baked ham. My mom . . .
I was in a baking mood when I made my Cinnamon Butter Biscuits the other day and there were a ton of bananas that were sitting around being left uneaten because the people in my house run away from healthy food.I decided to keep the momentum going and try this recipe I'd seen for banana bread.It . . .
Granny used to always say "When life gives you lemons, make lemonade". This was one of her constant sayings to get you back on track. My Mama... well her take on it was slightly different depending on the day (or mood she was in). With her it could be "When life gives you lemons, ask for Salt and . . .
"Laissez les bons temps rouler!" It's Mardi Gras Time... you ready to party!! Once –In my "Hot Young Days"-I dated a guy from New Orleans (he called me“Cher”). He was tall and gentlemanly and just everything that I (at the time) thought would be prefect in a husband. We dated for a while… . . .