Smoked Meatloaf and Recipe for a Perfect Wife for Cook the Books

Today’s offering: a retro meatloaf recipe and a review of Recipe for a Perfect Wife by Karma Brown for the August/September round of Cook the Books. . . . → Read More: Smoked Meatloaf and Recipe for a Perfect Wife for Cook the Books

Top Ten Tuesdays: Judging Books by Their Covers

This week’s TTT theme is all about book covers.  I can say that I have been known to wander through bookstores and pick up books based on their covers (more so than the title or author).   Here’s what I came up with this week.

 Recipe for a Perfect Wife by Karma Brown.  I have to . . . → Read More: Top Ten Tuesdays: Judging Books by Their Covers

Blueberry-Blackberry Corn Muffins for Let the Willows Weep for TLC

Parnell’s first novel, Let the Willows Weep, is a triumph in the genre of sad Southern novels. Her characters are drawn deep and you will laugh and cry with her heroine, Birddog Harlin. . . . → Read More: Blueberry-Blackberry Corn Muffins for Let the Willows Weep for TLC

Chocolate Feast for Chocolat (and Food ‘n Flix 10th Anniversary)

Three chocolate inspired recipes today to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Food ‘n Flix and the film Chocolat: Eggplant Caponata, Chili-Cocoa Rubbed Steaks, and Chocolate Salami. . . . → Read More: Chocolate Feast for Chocolat (and Food ‘n Flix 10th Anniversary)

Top Ten Tuesday: Books for Our Younger Selves

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday focuses on Books for Our Younger Selves.  We could draw on books we wish we had read as a child, books we could have really learned something from, books that meshed with hobbies/interests, or books that could have helped with life events/changes in our young and impressionable lives.

 

TTT is hosted . . . → Read More: Top Ten Tuesday: Books for Our Younger Selves

“In My Kitchen” September 2020

“See you, in September…” (to quote a mid-60s song). It’s now here. Welcome into my September kitchen. . . . → Read More: “In My Kitchen” September 2020

Top Ten Tuesday: Books that Make Me Hungry

This was a no-brainer for me today. I can pull food references from almost anything I’m reading (and find some sort of hunger-inspiring inspiration) but you can’t beat a good cookbook! . . . → Read More: Top Ten Tuesday: Books that Make Me Hungry

Adult Butterbeer Ice Cream for Food ‘n Flix

Whew! I hopefully have made the due date and cut-off for August’s Food ‘n Flix. Check out this totally decadent (and easy) ice cream! . . . → Read More: Adult Butterbeer Ice Cream for Food ‘n Flix

Questions I Would Ask My Favorite Authors (Living or Dead) for Top Ten Tuesday

I don’t know what was harder, thinking of the questions or thinking about the authors I would pose them to. Welcome to Top Ten Tuesday! . . . → Read More: Questions I Would Ask My Favorite Authors (Living or Dead) for Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: Books that should be adapted into Netflix shows

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday has us thinking about Netflix and what books we think they should adapt next. Here’s my top picks for new Netflix series worthy of binge watching. . . . → Read More: Top Ten Tuesday: Books that should be adapted into Netflix shows