married with children

  • Location: the one and only
  • Favorite foods: just about anything Southern, fried green tomatoes, chicken n dumplings, biscuits n gravy, etc.
  • Last bite on earth: my chicken n dumplings, a big glass of Vernors ginger ale over ice, and a hot cup of coffee

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My latest food obsession...

HT Traders cheddar and horseradish kettle cooked chips dipped in sour cream!!

Foods I refuse to eat in the name of "health"

1. tofu
2. diet soda
3. soy milk
4. veggie burgers
5. whole wheat pasta

Goodbye, Dumpling

I'm so very sorry for your loss. (((((((hugs))))))))

AHT Weekend Book Giveaway: 'Hamburger America' by George Motz

Seattle. I've heard there's some damn good burgers there.

Do you feel like eating more when you watch cooking shows?

Absolutely! Cooking shows make me hungry every time!!

Any green bean recipes out there?

My family LOVES these!!

Garlic Green Beans

2 pounds fresh green beans, trimmed
1 cup boiling water
1 teaspoon salt
1/4 cup butter or margarine
4 garlic cloves, pressed
1/4 teaspoon lemon pepper

Place first 3 ingredients in a Dutch oven; cover and cook over medium heat 30 minutes. Drain. Remove beans, set side.
Melt butter in Dutch oven; add garlic and lemon pepper, and sauté mixture over medium heat 1 to 2 minutes. Add green beans, and sauté 5 minutes.

Makes 8 servings

Cook the Book: Angel Biscuits

Angel biscuits are the best! This looks just like the recipe I've had for years.

It's expensive out there !!

Coffee, butter, fresh fruits and vegetables.

Cook the Book: 'River Cottage Every Day'

Soup! taco soup, potato soup, corn chowder, clam chowder, etc.

What are your favourite restaurant appetizers?

fried zucchini sticks
fried pickles
stuffed mushrooms
any kind of hot cheesy dip

VOTE: Chicken or Beef?

Both, but if I had to pick one, it would be chicken.

Paula Dean or Rachel Ray?

Paula Deen. RR gets on my last nerve.