Category Archives: eating & drinking

big bad breakfast

During our annual trek south over the holidays, my family dined at Big Bad Breakfast in Oxford, Mississippi. I’m a sucker for a traditional breakfast, and this didn’t disappoint. But, y’all, that tabasco/brown sugar bacon was TO DIE FOR. I’m … Continue reading

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North African Fish Stew

Among the things we inherited from the previous tenants of our home was a subscription to Food & Wine magazine. This week I made Cat Cora’s North African Fish Stew. It was a hit, even with my fish-abhorring little sister. … Continue reading

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tea for two

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oreo brownies

I made these oreo brownies today for  Number 32 from my life list. I’m not sure why. I don’t care for chocolatey sweets. I had one small piece and I already regret it. Hopefully B and the folks at work … Continue reading

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ethiopic

Tonight, B and I had supper at Ethiopic, an Ethiopian restaurant near our new place. I love the thick, stewy consistency of the cuisine AND that I get to eat with my hands!  Even though our new place is only … Continue reading

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fig + brie + prosciutto + puff pastry = yum

I made a puff pastry stuffed with fig spread, brie, and prosciutto last weekend for Number 32 from my life list. I originally intended to make more of a tart or roll, but I accidentally bought pastry shells instead of … Continue reading

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citrus butter cookies

I made these Pioneer Woman Citrus Butter cookies for Number 32 from my life list. They were a HUGE hit at home and at work! Ingredients 2 cups (4 Sticks) Salted Butter, Softened 1-1/2 cup Sugar 2 whole Large Eggs, … Continue reading

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