Sometimes Kids, Cheaters Do Win {coq au vin}

So maybe it’s not the lesson you really want to pass along to your offspring, but at the same time, it’s true. There are times, including the obvious political scenarios and occasional ACC… Continue reading

Throwback {spritz cookies}

Remember a simpler time? When recipes were written on index cards, when MCI was a valid long-distance carrier, when long-distance calls were a thing, when manufacturers signaled an innovative item by adding the… Continue reading

The Untouchables {split pea soup}

Liver and onions. Anchovies. Brussels sprouts. Split pea soup. To say I wasn’t an adventurous eater as a child is an understatement. Had someone presented me with any of the aforementioned items, I… Continue reading

Eat Mor(e) Kale (or Chikin) {pasta with sausage, lentils and kale}

Well, I might be inviting a law suit with this post but how else am I going to be able to share a recipe with you while also referencing a topical news item… Continue reading

May The Chicken Be Ever In Your Kitchen {chicken and yellow rice}

Mama G became known as Mama G for a reason. Essentially, she ran a soup kitchen/boarding house for the neighborhood(s) in which we lived and welcomed the latest “can we keep her?” friend… Continue reading