Yes, Snake Bitten in Fairhope

Believe it or not things like this only happen to me. Or at least it seems that way. How many times have you heard someone say “Yes, Snake Bitten in Fairhope”? For that matter I only know of one person that has ever been snake bit. Continue reading “Yes, Snake Bitten in Fairhope”

Busy Mom’s Beckon The Bacon Frittata Recipe

Certainly, it is no secret if you’re a Mom, life is busier than even you can believe. Between care giving, housekeeping, laundry and other Mom duties life is hectic. You’re crazy busy even before you start buying groceries and contemplating meals. Busy Mom’s Beckon The Bacon Frittata recipe may be your answer to breakfast or lunch. Continue reading “Busy Mom’s Beckon The Bacon Frittata Recipe”

Can you slice, dice and whip it good?

I watched an Epicurious video on 50 people attempting to chop an onion. The video made me laugh and then made me sad. It left me puzzled and wondering how many people know how to chop an onion? Or how many people know how to cook? Can you slice, dice and whip it good? Continue reading “Can you slice, dice and whip it good?”

Join Fairhope Paddle Group

Join Fairhope Paddle Group for our Summer weekly paddles in Mobile Bay. Bring your board or kayak and meet us on the beach. No fees. No drama. Jus’ paddlin’. Continue reading “Join Fairhope Paddle Group”

Mimi’s Sage Advice

As I move into the next phase of Mimi-ness I am trying to be mindful of valuable advice that has been shared with me.  Advice so good that I want to call it Mimi’s Sage Advice.  Advice is often thrust at us from a host of different directions.  Sources come in different shapes, sizes, colors and amalgam to be sure. Continue reading “Mimi’s Sage Advice”

Mimi’s Kickin Corn and Rice Casserole

Mimi’s Kickin Corn and Rice Casserole is the perfect side dish to serve with a favorite Summer BBQ.  Recipe is easy to make ahead and bake as needed.  Creamy sauce wraps around the corn with rice and hits your mouth with a hint of bacon.

Casserole recipe includes cayenne, jalapeño and chipotle chile powder to give it a kick that delivers. This trio of flavor allows for easy adjustment depending on your preference for spice. Continue reading “Mimi’s Kickin Corn and Rice Casserole”

Plan a wine tasting with friends

Food and wine fall under the pleasures of life to enjoy. Whether your group of friends fall under the wine connoisseurs or “Wine for Dummies”  host a tasting . Plan a wine tasting with friends to share a relaxed evening enjoying wine and food wrapped around the desire to learn more about wine. Continue reading “Plan a wine tasting with friends”

Love Here and Loves From Afar

How rich our lives are with love here and loves from afar? It is hard for me to have quiet time today without thinking of my many loves. Loved ones that are within grasp of my reach and loves that require a long journey. In some cases the journey is traveled only in my mind wrapped around memories, longing for missed time, things I want to share and joy. Continue reading “Love Here and Loves From Afar”

Fairhope’s White Linen Night Event

Eastern Shore Art Center is hosting Fairhope’s White Linen Night Event on May 17th.  May is a perfect time to show off your crisp white linen while sharing a libation and listening to music. Eastern Shore Art Center is working hard to deliver a fun-filled event for your pleasure. Continue reading “Fairhope’s White Linen Night Event”

Picnic Worthy Roasted Poblano Corn Salad

Weather on the Gulf Coast calls out for a Picnic Worthy Roasted Poblano Corn Salad. Cool breezes with lots of warm sunshine mixed in for good measure make a great recipe for a picnic outing. Whether you are planning a beach or lunch picnic, this recipe will serve alongside any sandwich or protein. Continue reading “Picnic Worthy Roasted Poblano Corn Salad”