At his time of year, Americans flock to backyards with libations, meat, music and friends. They celebrate the birth of their nation culminating with fireworks that symbolizes the cannon fire from the battles fighting for independence.Here's a unique recipe that will surely bring as many ooo's and ahhh's as the fireworks themselves!Ingredients 1 slab St.… Continue reading Firecracker Ribs
It's a special time of year, no, I don't mean when we turn from white to pink to shades of red. No, I don't mean when the menfolk don such fashionista ideas as socks and slides with a Hawaiian print shirt. No, the locals on the Southern shores will tell you it is Soft Shell… Continue reading A Local’s Favorite
Chinese New Year or 'Spring Festival' is China's most important festival and holiday time. February 5th marks the year of the Pig. Occupying the last position in the Chinese Zodiac, the 12th, the Pig symbolizes such character traits as diligence, compassion, and generosity. Pigs enjoy life and because they are entertaining, others enjoy their company,… Continue reading Chinese New Year – Year of the Pig
So it's Super Bowl season. Some of us are in it for the commercials. Some of us paint our faces in our teams colors, darn our teams shirt, and prepare to invest EVERYTHING in the few hours of the most important game of the year!! It's a big day for parties, food and drinks! Food… Continue reading Super Bowl
So it's a bit into the new year. 2019!! Have you made some resolutions? Healthy eating? Healthy living? Quit confusing the bar and the gym? Be kinder? Decide whether to make resolutions? Well, we probably won't be helpful. Except if your resolution is to eat, drink, and wander around to find fun & yummy things… Continue reading New Year. New You?
So, it's Thanksgiving week. Time for family, friends, gathering around celebrating and giving thanks. If your loved ones are staying with you, you might be a wee tired of the chatter. If so...fix them something to quiet the storm. Savory kolache's may be the key to all of your sanity. Could also be booze, but… Continue reading Tired of them talking? Shove this in their mouths
It's not over for some of us. Winds have died down, rains, however, persist. If you don't have power and are hungry but can't stomach another bag of funyuns, not to worry! Between rain bursts, grab the hero of Southern kitchen everywhere, the cast iron skillet and fire up your grill. Whether it's coal or… Continue reading No Power? No Problem.