Category Archives: cooking

healthy comfort food? yes please.

a few weeks ago, while a certain Mahm was in town before babygirl’s birthday, i tried a new recipe. for macaroni & cheese. now this comfort food is notsomuch part of my postpartum (can i still be postpartum?) diet plan… … Continue reading

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babygirl’s 1st birthday – part 1: the prep

it all began friday, may 20th – the day i picked my family up from the airport: my dad, the Mahm, my brother reed and my lovely new sister sarah kate. they were finally here! i was so excited to get the … Continue reading

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a lovely table, a delectable feast & a glorious holiday

i love to entertain. it’s got to be one of my favorite things to do in life. (if you know my mother, you know where i get this trait.) there are a lot of us here in town who are … Continue reading

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a foodie in the making

miss story is in love with food. yes, still. yes, just like her mama. i have loved making food for her (now, i don’t make ALL of it. who do you take me for? martha stewart & rachael ray’s offspring?! i’m … Continue reading

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a mission statement of sorts {& a yummy recipe}

i have been thinking about my blog a lot lately – why i started it, what i want for it, what i want it to become… i want this blog to be a reflection of me, of team us. it … Continue reading

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cold nights, good friends & cinnamon rolls

thank goodness for good friends in a small town. and extra thanks of goodness for friends who like to cook & bake with you! my sweet friend rachel and i got together on wednesday to make cinnamon rolls. i knew … Continue reading

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there’s a first time for everything

this, my friends, is a momentous event you are witnessing.every single time i have attempted to make cornbread in the last, well lifetime, i have ended up with another FAIL mark on my cooking career.BUT last night was a first. … Continue reading

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