Every New Year it was the same. We went over to my grandmother’s house and feasted for health, wealth, and happiness on stewed cabbage, black-eyed peas, and stewed tomatoes. I always loved the stewed tomatoes, tolerated the cabbage, and loathed the black-eyed peas. But no matter what, I ate them all. My grandmother is getting […]
Grab a baguette or some crackers and get dippin'!
“Grandma and Grandpa really like cheese and crackers.” This was the observation T made a few months ago, after a fairly regular visit to her grandparents’ house. She assumed that because they often serve cheese trays with crackers as an appetizer that it must be a favorite food of theirs. She wasn’t complaining. Like most […]
The holidays are officially here. Sometimes it seems like most of the bloggers out there have already moved on to Christmas posts, but I’m still stuck here in the Fall, scrambling to get ready for Thanksgiving. Even my office has already had its annual Thanksgiving party (yes, we do both Thanksgiving and Christmas). And when […]