Category: Autumn

Found Recipe: Fabio Viviani’s Short Rib Lasagne

Found Recipe: Fabio Viviani’s Short Rib Lasagne

One reason I love to travel is the exposure to different foods, cultures, ideas and people.  A case in point is the food discovery from last night at a business dinner in Chicago:  short rib lasagne.  Wow!  It was a blustery, windy, rainy night, and […]

Haiku for Autumn in Southeast Texas: October’s Party

Haiku for Autumn in Southeast Texas: October’s Party

Haiku about autumn in Southeast Texas – the flowers are still blooming although the leaves are falling.

Warm and Yummy First Course: Toasted Goat Cheese Salad

Warm and Yummy First Course: Toasted Goat Cheese Salad

A perfect salad for the autumn table.

Thankful for…Bay Leaves and Family

Thankful for…Bay Leaves and Family

A co-created centerpiece brings the family together in a meaningful discussion of what we’re thankful for.

Breakfast Club Casseroles: Ham & Green Chilé Strata and Broccoli & Mushroom Frittata

Breakfast Club Casseroles: Ham & Green Chilé Strata and Broccoli & Mushroom Frittata

These casseroles would be excellent breakfast dishes for Christmas or Thanksgiving, when the relatives are hungry but the big main event meal isn’t going to happen until late afternoon.

Fall in Full Bloom at Glover Gardens: an e-Postcard

Fall in Full Bloom at Glover Gardens: an e-Postcard

We complain about the summer heat here in Southeast Texas, but you can’t beat our fall weather. I just snapped all of these flower photos – you’d think it was spring here at Glover Gardens on this gorgeous November day.  Enjoy this ePostcard. Copyright 2015, […]

Food Magazine Treasures:  Salted-Caramel Chocolate Pecan Pie

Food Magazine Treasures: Salted-Caramel Chocolate Pecan Pie

This pie is a wonderful mix of textures – the crunch of the toasted pecans with their caramel glaze and sea salt garnish balances perfectly with the soft, fudge-like filling.

Autumn Leaves: Haiku for Autumn

Autumn Leaves: Haiku for Autumn

Three haiku that celebrate autumn, along with the lyrics and a recording of the lovely old standard “Autumn Leaves”.

One-Hour Best Beer Bread

One-Hour Best Beer Bread

Quick one-hour beer bread makes a great accompaniment for hearty soups and stews.


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