September 28, 2015

This rich, creamy dip was the tasty results of my being too frugal to throw away the stems from a...

September 25, 2015

Cumin Spiced Potatoes and Peas Ingredients: 3 medium potatoes, cubed 2 tablespoons ghee (clarified...

September 24, 2015
sweet potatoes

Barbecue chicken stuffed baked sweet potatoes are the result of a late night and a bare fridge....

September 22, 2015

There are a million ways to prepare spaghetti and meatballs and this meatless version is one of my...

September 18, 2015
sauce

The very last summer tomatoes are making their way to the market.  These stragglers are...

September 10, 2015
chili

You can't talk about beans without mentioning the great chili and beans debate.  There are...

September 9, 2015

Conventional culinary wisdom dictates that dried beans should be soaked for at least 12 hours or...

September 8, 2015

Beans and soup were made for each other.  Beans love being cooked low and slow and absorb all...

September 2, 2015
salad

Black eyed peas are a staple in American Southern cuisine.  Referred to simply as "peas,...

August 28, 2015
beans

Cranberry, black, pinto, kidney, broad, speckled - at first glance you might think I am talking...

August 24, 2015

Parents, myself included, get stuck in the school lunch rut. We run on auto-pilot, churning out...

August 18, 2015

This kitchen appliance is not used to make an overcooked roast smothered in cream of mushroom soup...

August 18, 2015

Cooler nights mean that grilling is so much more flavorful. No more fighting mosquitoes and...

August 17, 2015
casserole

If you are in the mood for sloppy Joes but want to stick to your meatless monday tradition, we'...

August 13, 2015

'Tis the season for gazpacho.  Tomatoes are at their juciest this time of year which makes...

August 12, 2015
tomatoes

Summer brings many culinary delights.  For me, one of the highlights is the beautiful and bold...

August 10, 2015

Having a gluten free member of the family can be challenging for the home cook. Many recipes...

August 10, 2015

Last week we talked about the magical flavor that black garlic brings to a dish.  If you...

August 7, 2015

Summertime is not only the most beautiful season, it is also the most colorful and delicious time...

August 7, 2015

Cooking with green tomatoes has always been apart of the Southern foodway for quite some time...

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