Archive for May, 2011

Chile Cornbread Muffins

Chile Cornbread Muffins

I love cornbread and will find a way to serve it with almost everything.  I serve it in the winter with chili, roasted chicken, meatballs, meatloaf and any other kind of comfort food meal you can dream of.  In the summer, I like serving it with BBQ and fried chicken.  Sometimes I will make in […]

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Memorial Day 2011

Memorial Day 2011

I hope this post finds you eye deep in a delightful moment outside, surrounded by loved ones and heavenly food.  It is also my hope that you will take some time to reflect on what is Memorial Day and recognize that without the commitment, dedication and sacrifice of countless men and women serving in our […]

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Tropical Pineapple

Tropical Pineapple

I love pineapple and lately I have taken to making dark rum and pineapple juice as my signature old lady drink.  Before you are offended, I have been creating my own idea of what the old lady in me will drink when I am 80 and waiting for William the nephew or Bleu the goddaughter […]

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Spicy Barbecue Sauce

Spicy Barbecue Sauce

Most people discover a BBQ sauce they love and buy it by the case.  Those with a sense of adventure tinker around in the kitchen for years perfecting their homemade sauce.  I prefer a sweet honey/brown sugar combo but the other half of the house prefers spicy/tangy combo.  Our chicken, burgers and anything else we […]

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Potato Fans

Potato Fans

Attention potato fans!  You can make your baked potato look at least 5 times better by creating a potato fan.  I fan both russet and sweet potatoes.  You can make them in the oven or wrap them in foil and toss in your BBQ this weekend.  Make both kinds and you will have a gorgeous […]

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Pork Burgers

Pork Burgers

Hello, yeah, it’s been a while. I have been tending to very important matters–my brother’s health. While I was busy focused on the important things in life (family), the calendar slipped right by me and now we are days away from the launch of the summer season–Memorial Day Weekend! I am so anxious for some […]

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