Food related posts


Comfort me!

Comfort food can mean so many different things. Most people think of it as food that they ate regularly as a child. Something special or wonderful that their mother or grandmother cooked that filled their home with the aroma of security and happiness. Chowing down on a version of it […]

Food, Restaurant Reviews

I Scream, You Scream…

In a week of trying, difficult and very heartbreaking medical news about several friends, it was so nice to get some GREAT news today. Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream is coming to Atlanta! Yay for us! Jeni opened her first shop in 2002 in Columbus, Ohio delighting folks with her fascinating […]

Food, Restaurant Reviews

A Biscuit a Day!

If you have ever visited friends in Atlanta, and they were in the know (or at least slightly hip), you probably have stood in line outside the original Flying Biscuit Café in Candler Park on a Sunday morning waiting a good long while for a great breakfast. When Delia Champion […]

Food, Restaurant Reviews

Pizza my heart!

My affection for pizza started at a very young age. But I am 50 years old and grew up in a small rural town in Tennessee. We didn’t have Mom and Pop pizzerias on every street corner like New York or Chicago. Our only outlet was Pizza Hut. (OK, don’t […]

Food, Recipes

Half crocked!

When I read or hear lists of the greatest inventions of the last century, I am always amazed when one of my favorites is left off of the list. Now, don’t get me wrong, the microwave has changed the face of food, but, the crockpot may be my favorite invention […]