Three Pepper Burgers for #10DaysofTailgate

2014-09-14 18.45.13

A grilled burger with green chile rub, fresh jalapenos, cheese and a fantastic cherry chipotle sauce! Three pepper flavors on one burger! Perfect for #10DaysofTailgate. . . . → Read More: Three Pepper Burgers for #10DaysofTailgate

Grilling Rubs (in a cool gift box)

2013-12-08 14.28.50

Need something for the griller or pit master in your life? Here are five great spice rubs to give and an idea for a practical gift box. . . . → Read More: Grilling Rubs (in a cool gift box)

Cocoa-Chili Rub for Steak

2013-02-09 12.26.17

This is the fifth post in my series documenting our Chocolate Cooking Class with Chef Sarah Leavell of The Canebrake. . . . → Read More: Cocoa-Chili Rub for Steak

Spicy-Sweet Chipotle Rub


Sorry I have been out of the loop so long (especially with commenting and keeping up with everyone’s blogs too).   I was barely able to post recipes for my club affiliations and I really missed you guys.   Thanks to all of you who kept on commenting while I totally ignored you.

Here is another grilling . . . → Read More: Spicy-Sweet Chipotle Rub

Coffee Rubbed Flank Steak

Dinner is served.

I don’t drink instant coffee, but these little packets from Starbucks are great for cooking. . . . → Read More: Coffee Rubbed Flank Steak

My Favorite Reads

Eat, Pray, Love
Running with Scissors
SantaLand Diaries
Me Talk Pretty One Day
Angela's Ashes
Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim
Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly
My Life in France
Julie and Julia: 365 Days, 524 Recipes, 1 Tiny Apartment Kitchen: How One Girl Risked Her Marriage, Her Job, and Her Sanity to Master the Art of Living
Garlic and Sapphires: The Secret Life of a Critic in Disguise
A Homemade Life: Stories and Recipes from My Kitchen Table
Tender at the Bone: Growing Up at the Table
The Liars' Club
Code Name Verity
The Paris Wife
The Shoemaker's Wife
The Secret Book of Frida Kahlo: A Novel
Brother of the More Famous Jack
Burying the Honeysuckle Girls

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