My in-laws (The Ps) are amazing cooks. No, really. Amazing cooks. Each of them has a few things they are well known for. GaGa is from southern Oklahoma so you just KNOW that the lady can cook up some chicken fried steak and King Ranch and, lord, can she bake. Grandaddy is well know for… Read More Grilled Grapes, You Are Just Going to Have to Trust Me . . .
Sometimes I just get a craving. And it must be fed. For several weeks now, I’ve said to Chef J, “So do we want to make burgers or sloppy joes.” Since the weather has been so amazing lately, we’ve been grilling out a lot so he always defaults to burgers. But on Saturday, at the ground… Read More Let’s Get Sloppy!
Today, The Boy and I took the Brown Dog on a long walk. There are some new homes being built a couple of blocks away and Brown Dog CANNOT resist running in the soft brown dirt here. I think it’s the equivalent of dried out pluff mud. He runs in crazy circles, kicking up dust… Read More Something to look forward to. . .
So it’s Memorial Day weekend and, while remembering the brave men and women who have served our country, we are also beginning to gear up for summer. A lot of kids got out of school this past week and we all have a three day weekend so it’s time to celebrate, right? I got invited to two… Read More Back Yard Cookout Season is Here!
My name is Mindy and I live in the South Carolina Lowcountry with my husband (Chef J), son (The Boy) and a Carolina Brown Dog. We have almost crossed the finish line in the great elementary school race and are getting ready to jump feet first into middle school madness (hello tweener hormones!). Every day,… Read More Hello world!