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Family Is What You Always Have

Family Is What You Always Have

| April 18, 2007 | 6 Comments

It was 4:45 on Monday afternoon when the phone call came. It wasn’t something shocking or unexpected . . . there had been forewarning. She was ready for the next chapter to open. Still, to get that call that my cousin Grace Louise had passed on, I was caught without breath for a moment. Her […]

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Bear With Me Please

Bear With Me Please

| April 15, 2007 | 2 Comments

You may have noticed the change around here. I am in love with this new design, and am thrilled that it matches up with what I do: write about food. I thought the previous black and white look matched me, but after a year and a half of it, I realized things had changed. It […]

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A Few Cookies and a Glass of Milk . . .

A Few Cookies and a Glass of Milk . . .

| March 26, 2007 | 2 Comments

. . . does little to drive away the writer’s block. A whole week away from my blog? I can’t believe it! So what have I been doing while neglecting this nearly daily log of eats and exploits? Well, for one, I am still editing Well Fed On The Town, Fit Fare and Sugar Savvy, […]

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Quick and Easy Chicken Tacos

Quick and Easy Chicken Tacos

| March 6, 2007 | 0 Comments

I held a mini-tasting in my kitchen for some family members this weekend. I test cooked about seven recipes for the book and several were clear winners, getting instant cheers. Meanwhile a few others are going back to the drawing board because they are just missing something. Obviously, it was productive. I wouldn’t want to […]

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When a Blogger Becomes an Author: Cookbook on it’s Way!

When a Blogger Becomes an Author: Cookbook on it’s Way!

| March 2, 2007 | 3 Comments

I briefly posted about the cookbook I am writing this morning. But it’s all still a bit surreal for me . . . or at least it was until the publisher posted this today. Now it’s really starting to feel real . . . with a real deadline and (soon) a real bound book containing […]

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