Spaghetti and Meatballs

It's been a busy week. I tested a few recipes for an upcoming post, and had part one of my orientation into Le Cordon Bleu. The kicker of the week, I had homework to do online that my administrator didn't tell me about. Luckily, I had decided to look at my class schedule and found … Continue reading Spaghetti and Meatballs

My Georgia Gumbo

I remember the first time I heard the term gumbo. I was middle school age, and was spending my summer break glued to the television. My favorite early morning programming consisted of my local PBS channel. The programs included Woking with Yan, The French Chef, The Frugal Gourmet, and Louisiana Cookin'.  Louisiana Cookin' was hosted by Justin Wilson. Justin was … Continue reading My Georgia Gumbo

Butternut Squash Risotto with Chinese Five Spiced Chicken Breast

Fall has officially settled in here in Atlanta. The weather has been absolutely beautiful with temperatures in the mid 70's, and little to no humidity. Perfect jeans and t-shirt weather, with a light jacket in the late evening hours. Fall is definitely my favorite time of year. The changing of the leaves marks the return of hearty … Continue reading Butternut Squash Risotto with Chinese Five Spiced Chicken Breast