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June 7, 2016
Pop these puppies right in!

Open Wide!! Incoming!! Prosciutto Pesto Puffs

Prosciutto Pesto Puffs!! Prosciutto Pesto Poppers?? Puffs or Poppers?  Mmmmmm, I can kind of go either way.  In support of Puffs, these tasty little morsels are […]
May 15, 2016
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Oh Sweet Pea, Won’t You Dance With Me….

Say it ain’t so!!  This sad infographic appeared this week from a consulting company that focuses on food and beverage trends.  For me, the really sad […]
April 24, 2016
Crazy Spread of Pizza Toppings

Pizza Party – Getting Pot Luck-y Part III

BYOPT! Bring your own pizza toppings.   Pizza Party extraordinaire. In case you haven’t guessed, these newfangled pot lucks (emphasis on the LUCKY, not the pot) are […]
March 30, 2016
Hot Brown at Bar Americain

Hot Brown and Jelly Beans: Doing Easter New York style

“In your Easter bonnet with all the frills upon it…………you’ll be the grandest fella in the Easter Parade.” Thank you Irving Berlin. I couldn’t have said […]
March 23, 2016
CaribBEAN One Pot Wonder

How to Get Pot Luck-y: Hosting a Soup Swap

I have been hankerin’ for a soup swap for years now. But only since I started this blog did it actually happen. Consider this my second […]
March 15, 2016
Mac & Cheese Southern Style

Mac & Cheese 101 (+ How to Jack Your Mac & Kick It Southern Style)

After that fantastic morning cutting the cheese with the Cheese Lady (LadieS, original and 2.0), I wanted, no needed, to drill down on the “recipe cheeses” […]