So, I want to tell you about my favorite restaurant in Galveston. But then again, I don’t. I like knowing the local spots and if any more people find out about this gem, then I will have to wait longer. But then again, I live here full time and I can eat when all the… Continue reading Where To Eat In Galveston, Texas
Slate' Criticizes the 'Home-Cooked Family Dinner': Joel Salatin RespondsBy Joel SalatinTags: Joel Salatin, family dinner, home cooking, SlateVictimhood escalates to stratospheric whining with Amanda Marcotte's recent Slate post titled Let's Stop Idealizing the Home-Cooked Family Dinner.The piece concluded more often than not family members (especially the male ones) were ingrates and, generally, home-cooked meals were… Continue reading The One Thing The Food Industry Won’t Tell You
You could call these scalloped potatoes, but Gratin Dauphinois has so much more flair! It is hard to go wrong with potatoes, they are a humble food from the earth that need only a little dressing up. You will be hard pressed to find a menu that can't be complimented with a potato dish. With… Continue reading Gratin Dauphinois- A Fancy Name For A Flat Out Good Potato
I have a thing for cookbooks. Some people have a hard time passing up a great pair of shoes, I have a hard time passing up an appealing cookbook. More often than not, I only try a handful of recipes but if I find one outstanding recipe that makes the book purchase more than worth… Continue reading Beef Carbonnade- Flat Out Good Food
A favorite food of the whole family is chicken and dumplings. No matter the size of the pot, the pot will be empty. As a matter of fact, no holiday meal is complete without this dish and much to my surprise, not all families feel this way about dumplings. I was shocked the first holiday… Continue reading Chicken & Dumplins- Now that is comfort food!