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Charleston, South Carolina

To take advantage of the warm, newly Spring weather, my sisters and I took a road trip to Charleston, South Carolina. Baby E went along for the ride. 1,282 more words

Dining Out

A Hellacious Belle's Guide to the New South: Hush, Puppy!

Hushpuppies, those golden globes of goodness, are high up on the fried-food chain in the Deep South.

A simple batter of cornmeal, flour, baking soda, onions, salt, eggs and buttermilk, dropped by the spoonful into a skillet filled with hot oil, they come out crispy on the outside, mealy soft on the inside and 100% delicious. 265 more words

Blogging Challenge

Poem-a-Day Writer’s Digest Challenge #9. Theme: Work

While At Work

The diner is all aglow–
the chrome gleams like a new nickel,
and the blue-green vinyl sparkles;
above the booths,
the glass cubes, 704 more words

Recipe: Hush Puppies | With Hints of Sautéed Jalapeño and Onion, Cheddar, and Chives

Just look at these crispy little bundles of joy. Golden brown packages packed full of flavor. Hush puppies are essentially fried dough. What could possible be wrong with that? 466 more words


Ain't No Food Like Southern Food

Can we talk food for a minute?  I can’t believe it’s been a year now that I’ve been blogging, and I haven’t even touched on this subject, except in the context of dieting and my pitiful attempts to avoid eating bread.   1,025 more words

Bubba's Bistro

Recipe: Asparagus Slaw

Here’s a creamy slaw that works perfectly with those Baby Back Ribs with Blackberry BBQ Sauce. Lightly dressed, not drenched in mayo, with hints of mustard, celery seed, and vinegar. 234 more words