Category Archives: Breakfast

Chewy Nutty Honey Bars


Are you looking for a healthy breakfast or snack food?  This is it!  These Chewy Nutty Honey Bars are exactly that.  Healthy and perfect for a mid-day snack or on the go breakfast.  The  best feature of this recipe is … Continue reading

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In My Kitchen


Well 2013 is flying past me – I must have blinked one too many times.  I enjoy participating in Cecilia’s “In My Kitchen” posts at Fig Jam and Lime Cordial.  Somehow I let February, and March slip through my buttered … Continue reading

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Maple-Pecan Sticky Buns


I mentioned in my last post that I was in the mood for some bread baking.  I’d spied this recipe for low-cal Maple-Pecan Sticky Buns in this month’s issue of Southern Living.  Feeling a bit adventurous I tackled this recipe … Continue reading

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What The French Toast!


In an effort to please Miss T, who will depart for college soon enough, I’ve been making some of her favorite dishes.  French toast is not one of them, but spaghetti and meatballs with garlic bread is. Friday evening I … Continue reading

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A Vegetable Isn’t A Vegetable


Down South, even our vegetables have some pig hidden somewhere in it. A vegetable isn’t a vegetable without a little ham hock. Paula Deen Ah Ha…I finally found a recipe using vegetables that appealed to me.  I think the reason … Continue reading

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A Little Sweet Treat


Home sweet home!  Miss T and I had a great time away from home but it is always sweet to come home.  We had some fantastic “girl” time while down in Austin.  Austin is a beautiful town, vibrant, busy, and … Continue reading

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Golden Orange & Chocolate Chip Waffles


“Orange” month is quickly coming to an end.  Charles, over at www.fiveeurofood.com/ Five Euro Food, who I might say posts some enticing photos and recipes, wrote a post about Swedish Waffles.  I commented on how pretty and tasty they looked.  He, later … Continue reading

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Leftovers and Rain, Rain, Rain


Rain is a product of nature we have become quite unfamiliar with, unfortunately.  Most of Texas has been declared to be experiencing severe drought conditions.  This is sad news and I admit I’ve forgotten how to use an umbrella.  Last … Continue reading

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Lightened Up Biscuits


Last weekend my man Dan was in Las Vegas, sin city, to photograph the goings on at a convention for one of his clients.  His take on L.V. is, “it’s like Disneyland on crack”.  I don’t think he saw the … Continue reading

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Fair Food


“Howdy folks, and welcome to the great state fair of Texas”, spoken by none other than Big Tex, the oversized icon with his commanding presence, booming voice and 10 gallon hat.  His voice resounds over the grounds of the “State … Continue reading

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