One of the nice things about living in the south and being from the north is that, to me, it really never gets all that cold here. Well I can neither say that for the last couple of weeks in December this year nor for the first couple of weeks in January. It has gotten to be […]

It’s winter and from time to time, well, it’s cold here in Atlanta. This past weekend, we actually hit the teens. I’ll be honest, it very rarely gets cold here, relatively speaking, to me. The winters in Atlanta are like two good weeks in total of actual “cold” weather. I am from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania not Tennessee, and […]

    Posole is a traditional pre-Colombian soup or stew made from hominy, with pork (or other meat), chile, and other seasonings and garnish, such as cabbage, lettuce, oregano, cilantro, avocado, radish, lime juice, etc. There are a number of variations on pozole, including blanco (white or clear), verde (green), rojo (red), de frijol (with beans), and […]

First let me say a most gracious thank you to all you who wished me and my peeps well this past holiday season. I truly hope that all of you had a wonderful holiday and I hope that the new year brings much love, luck, prosperity, and of course, great dishes! How the time flies! January 2nd […]

Hotlanta? Yeah, that’s the name granted this city when it is summer time, but not as of late. Not that I am one to complain about the cold; I mean I am from Philadelphia, but this winter weather here in Atlanta has been the coldest I have ever experienced here. It was like 5 degrees-F last weekend […]