Tag Archives: Food Network

Where There’s Smoke…

Who do you think of when somebody says ‘he’s a real Southern style BBQ cook ‘? Not gonna lie, I picture a big, burley guy, who’s apron barely ties up in back. Someone who’s moustached drawl turns as slowly as his food on the spit…a mellow fellow in every sense of the word. Am I right? That may be […]

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Can’t ‘Banh Mi’ Love…

Do you ever look at a photo of some delicious food you’ve never tried before and NEED to make it? Happens to me all the time…Pinterest be DAMNED! My obsessive compulsive relationship with food is the reason why I am willing to try just about anything! Ahhhhh okay…almost anything. Not those stir-fried beetles at the […]

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Make A Wish…

Yesterday my daughter turned sixteen.  She’s the second oldest in official age order in our brood, yet she is sooo much older and wiser than the rest of us. I’ve always said she could run a small country…okay, it would be a dictatorship, but a really well organized one. She is a stunner. In every […]

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steps to the light

that perfect hand...

In Ocean's 11, Danny said that "the house always wins. If you play long enough, never change the stakes, then the house takes you. Unless, when that perfect hand comes along, you bet big... and then, you take the house." Here's the hand I've been dealt, sometimes it's risky and sometimes it's safe, but all the time... it's perfect. It's mine.