Monthly Archives: August 2008

Liar, Liar :)

So. I told a lie this week. Well, is it a lie if you say you’re going to do something and then don’t? I don’t know the technicalities involved but this week I failed to follow through on the menu. Not good. We went to the grocery store unprepared today and hungry, too which is […]

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That Time of Year

Around this time of year, summer begins to drag on for me. Maybe it’s because I live in the South where summer tends to last until Halloween but whatever it is, I’m ready for Fall. Fall is my absolute most favorite season of the year. The changing leaves, fall festivals, candied apples, roasted chicken, pipin’ […]

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Decadence

This week, I needed some comfort and sometimes, accompanying comfort is decadence. I had some chicken breasts that needed to be prepared so what did I do with them? Fried ’em up, y’all. Paula Deen style. Not a Paula Deen recipe but I fried them in my iron skillet in, wait for it…Crisco. I know […]

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Sausage and Lentil Soup

Yesterday the temperature only went up to about 75 degrees and for August in the South, that is a very cool temperature. It got me in the mood for soup. But not a heavy, cream-based soup. No, I wanted something “light” and broth-based so I got out this bistro cookbook I have and proceeded to […]

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The Good, the Bad, the Ugly

I’m not dead. Yeah, I know you were thinking I had fallen face-down into a vat of caramel or something and had OD’d but fear not! I yet live. Last week was a rough one though because our house was infected by some kind of ass-kicking cold and I didn’t cook as much as I […]

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