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Buttermilk Drop Biscuits & Sausage Gravy

There is one thing that Adam requests for me to make for his birthday breakfast year after year. Biscuits and gravy. Growing up in the north suburbs of Chicago, I can count on one hand, ok two fingers, the number … Continue reading

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Laissez Les Bon Temps Rouler!

The second challenge for Project Food Blog seemed simple enough on the surface: Choose a classic dish from a culture other than your own and recreate it. Blog about the experience. The challenge stated to “do something outside your comfort … Continue reading

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Southern Twang

When I was about 12 years old, my family and I took a road trip to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. I have vivid memories of being crammed in the back seat of our 1986 Volvo, driving at breakneck speed across … Continue reading

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For My Love…

I tend to get fairly sappy around people’s birthdays, and today is no different. Today is Adam’s birthday, and much like every other day, I woke up so grateful to have him in my life! I’m so beyond lucky to … Continue reading

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