Monthly Archives: December 2013

A Bloody Mary for the Morning after the Night before!

Well, tomorrow is New Year’s Eve – 2014 already. It seems like yesterday everyone was worrying about “Y2K”; now most teenagers don’t even know what that phrase means! Yikes, we’re getting old! So, if you think you might need a … Continue reading

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Chicken Diane

We are so into comfort foods that I get really excited to recall some of my old favorites that may be coming back (some have, of course, but I’m hoping for the predecessor of this one). Years ago, many dishes … Continue reading

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Jalapeno Bacon and Cheese Cornbread

I know I’ve given you cornbread recipes before, but this is a particularly good one. It’s easy and it has beer (and the cook can finish the beer since you certainly don’t want it to go to waist….oops, I mean, … Continue reading

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Chocolate Spice Cake

I know it has been quite a while since I’ve written about dessert – especially chocolate! For my birthday last month, my sister and cousins took me to a wonderful Mexican restaurant and I had a fantastic Chicken Mole and … Continue reading

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Deep Fried Parsnip Chips or Sticks

First of off, let me tell you that we are in the middle of Chanukah, the Jewish Festival of Lights – and Festival of Freedom. In Jewish homes, you will see the Menorah, an 8 armed candelabra, where one candle … Continue reading

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