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Monday Musings: Weekend Madness, Spring has Sprung, and May the Fourth Be With You

We were in Somers, CT for the 30th annual New England Regional Chili Cook Off this weekend. We did not cook. I was scorekeeper and the BaldMan was Chief Judge for one of the cook offs. 338 more words


When the Big Puppet Head Shows Up

I think I’ll change my “Lady Alone Traveler” posts to “Driving Lady Alone Traveler” because Handy kindly chauffeured me around all weekend.  It started on Friday with a trip to an art walk a few miles south of here.  585 more words

Back To School

Faith, Chili and Fundraising

“Faith came into action.”

Tina Dixon describes her experience of learning she had breast cancer eight years ago as a total shock that left her numb for weeks. 378 more words

Local Fundraiser

Team Riverbank Roasters

We are thrilled that Riverbank Vet Clinic from Johns Island will be participating in our community chili cook-off event this Saturday (March 21st 1-4pm) at Bohicket Marina. 66 more words

Backpack Buddies

Backpack Buddies: Kiawah Volunteers in Action

The Backpack Buddies program is a true team effort and there are several dedicated groups in our community working together every week to make sure the children in need on Johns Island and Wadmalaw are going home every Friday with a weekend supply of food to keep them nourished until they return to school the following Monday. 440 more words

Backpack Buddies

Thoughts of a chili competitor:

To begin: There have been a few vodka drinks after a rough day which has my mind on the process of cooking with alcohol. It is no secret I have tried in the past to use Summit’s delicious winter ales and porters in my chilis with the intent to bring out the mindset that my steaming pot of food will bring them warmth and merriment on cold winter nights. 546 more words

Chili Cook-Off