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Tired of them talking? Shove this in their mouths

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

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No Power? No Problem.

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.

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What Else Are We Gonna Do?

When we were younger, hurricane season was a special, scary time of year.  Being Southerners, we fear threat of ice and snow more than hurricanes.  We clear stores out of batteries, water, generators, snacks, and of course,any hooch is availale. Once you're settled in, it's time to grill and chill as hard as you can,… Continue reading What Else Are We Gonna Do?

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This Ain’t Your Gramma’s Chicken Biscuit

You know what you need?  You need something yummy.  Something that sticks to your belly, leaving you satisfied and full.  My Grandma used to make the best chicken biscuits.  Fluffy, buttery biscuits that melt in your mouth, salty, tender, fried chicken...Ohhhh it makes my mouth water! This one will take care of you after the… Continue reading This Ain’t Your Gramma’s Chicken Biscuit

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The Spy Who Loved Me

I have a confession. Roger Moore is my Bond. He doesn't hold the swagger of Connery or the brute force of Craig, and let's just put it out there, Pierce Brosnan was born to be 007. But no, alas I saw "The Spy Who Loved Me" as my first Bond flick.  I was young, forgive… Continue reading The Spy Who Loved Me