February 2020 with Hoda Wan Kenobi

February 2020 rolled by quicker than the parade floats at Mardi Gras. Yet even with February’s pace, I managed to skate by without any tragedies. Hoda Kotb’s book, I Really Needed This Today is now part of my daily practice. I have labeled this exercise, February 2020 with Hoda Wan Kenobi.

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Mimi Quarantined, Livin’ La Vida Loca

Who? Covid 19 What? Covid 19 Why? Mimi Quarantined, Livin’ La Vida Loca. Between now and the end of the year, all of us will be so very tired of Covid 19.Our biggest goal should be to stay healthy and help others as well. The world of business, finance, and everything else will settle back into place or a new version of it.

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La Revue Dining With Mimi, 2

This time of year near the Gulf Coast the weather is lovely. Just the idea that Spring is around the corner makes us giddy. Paddling is one way that I find peace in this noisy time. What are you doing to find peace?La Revue Dining With Mimi, 2 is a snapshot of things to think about and discover too.

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Unprocessed Candied Jalapeno Coleslaw

Like most of us, I enjoy a creamy crunchy coleslaw. Although a main ingredient mayonnaise is not part of my new weight reduction plan. It is hard to think of picnics, BBQ, fried chicken or seafood without coleslaw. I wanted to create a fresh side dish recipe without mayonnaise. Vinegar , sugar and spice would have to replace the mayonnaise in my fresh side dish. Prepare my recipe for Unprocessed Candied Japapeno Coleslaw that even my Dad loved.

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Fallacy in the Joyful Marie Kondo Book Toss

As a young girl I would hide away in the closet with a book. From the early days of seeing Dick and Jane walk or run, I have enjoyed reading. From historical novels to fiction of all sorts including fantasy and mystery. I love a good story. As a result, I find Fallacy in the Joyful Marie Kondo book toss.

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La Revue Dining With Mimi, 1

La Revue Dining With Mimi, 1 is a new category for the site. A revue of things that I would like to share that I have created, experienced, read, discovered or items that puzzle me.

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Mimi’s Gluten Free Nutty Fudgy Indulgent Brownies With Coconut

With my continuing education lab that exists within my kitchen I often tweak my recipes. Sometimes this exercise is a flop and I decide that my original recipe is just fine the way it is. On days when the stars align with my soul, I manage to improve a recipe. Mimi’s Gluten Free Nutty Fudgy Indulgent Brownies with Coconut is just that recipe.

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Yes, subscribe to Dining With Mimi to join my journey of food, travel and music. As Grill Man and I travel around navigating work and life consider us as your official testers. As we discover delicious food, music or find cool places to visit, I will report back.

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January 2020 with Hoda Wan Kenobi

2019 flew by last year with foggy haze. Just about the time I settled into one seat, it was time to move to another. I decided 2020 would have to be different. Suddenly in flies a gift via an angel from Montgomery, a book titled “I Really Needed This Today”. The book became my classwork lessons in January 2020 with Hoda Wan Kenobi.

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Never Fail Spirited Italian Rossa Bundt Cake

Annually Grill Man and I host a wine tasting group in our home. Each couple arrives with a dish and a bottle of vino to share. After the social hour we gather to grade the wine offerings based on our individual palates. Oddly after our tasting a portion of Stella Rosa Black remained in the bottle . It took me a couple of days but I soon realized it would be perfect in a cake. Never Fail Spirited Italian Rossa Bundt Cake.

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