Monthly Archives: January 2009

COMFORT FOOD

Many new things are happening in my life now. I just got a new job (PRAISE!!!) with my wonderful friend Christine Rios, I am going to be leading a Life Group at our church Every Nation Tallahassee for the first time … Continue reading

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TURKEY-VEGGIE-CHIPOTLE CHILI

My husband has something in common with most men; he’s not a fan of vegetables.  It is hard to find things he likes that are healthy, but this chili was a huge success! The great thing about it chili is … Continue reading

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY BABY!!!

TRES LECHES CAKE CAKE INGREDIENTS: 1 cup sugar 5 separated eggs 1/3 cup milk 1/2 tsp vanilla 1 cup all-purpose flour 1 1/2 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp cream of tartar SYRUP: 1 3/4 cups evaporated milk 1 cup sweetened … Continue reading

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BODY AND SOUL

My wonderful husband Sam got me The Flavor Bible for Christmas. I loved this quote from Andre Simon, a gourmet and wine connoisseur: Food without wine is a corpse; wine without food is a ghost. United and well matched, they … Continue reading

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BACK HOME!!!

Our vacation in San Antonio was wonderful. I got to spend time with my immediate and extended family and a few good friends. I’m sorry to say I didn’t get to meet up with everyone on my ‘list’, but what … Continue reading

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SAVORY MUSHROOM SOUP

I discovered this recipe late last fall and thought it would be good to make for dinner today. I am staying at my parent’s house in San Antonio and it is cold and windy out, so soup seemed perfect. We … Continue reading

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MY FIRST TASTE OF CHAMBORD LIQUEUR AND HOW IT CHANGED EVERYTHING

I love margaritas. But when I tasted the Chambord Margarita from Chili’s, it changed everything I thought I knew about them. II like classic margaritas, not flavored; on the rocks, not frozen. I ordered this Chambord margarita because we had … Continue reading

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