Category Archives: Dressings

Still Eating Salads…. all year ’round

This summer, I became the owner of a beautiful 5 pound 14 ounce butternut squash… from a volunteer effort organized by my sorority. Planted during the summer months at the Habesha Community Garden in Atlanta, the squash vine took on … Continue reading

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Ladle, spread, and dip into the summer lovin’… get your plate

The BBQ season (charcoal only… gas grills never apply) is fully upon us in South Florida. Okay, so actually, the BBQ season stays upon us 80% of the year… maybe 90%… okay 99.9% including the hurricane season when BBQ-ing is … Continue reading

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Guess Who Came for Dinner? My Sister!

I always love dinner guests… especially those who are a relation either by blood or by choice. Weekday dinner guests break up the monotony of the week and allow me to prepare not only good food; but also comfortable, relaxed … Continue reading

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Sofrito – so good!

The intoxicating aroma of frying sofrito is one of my favorite food smells. I absolutely love it… and all the foods that you typically find it cooked with – rice and beans, meat, chicken, and fish. I even pour just … Continue reading

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In the beginning…

… there was tawanna-patrice and God saw fit to extol two very special gifts upon her: cooking and writing.  And while she did not always think of these two gifts as special – because they came rather easy and seemed … Continue reading

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