Recipe box treasures

Recipe box treasures are priceless. In my favorite old box crammed with tasty treats and delicate morsels, I find tiny treasures. Treasures that make me smile and long to cook. Little scraps of paper that are in various stages new cards printed to handwritten recipes filled in by friends and family. Continue reading “Recipe box treasures”

Fig Chess Pie Recipe

Fig Chess Pie recipe is a dish that just flows very naturally. On the Gulf Coast in June the figs start ripening. The sweet fruit that seemed so odd to me as a child is a delicacy now. Sticky and sweet figs are a welcome treat to pop in your mouth. Preserves, candied, served with gourmet cheese or add to a pie or appetizer, figs are versatile. Continue reading “Fig Chess Pie Recipe”

Make ahead Beach Menu- Freeze Transport

Make ahead beach Menu? Freeze, transport and then relax. If your  planning a week at the beach for your teenagers and young adults, take  a look at my suggested beach menu. A menu that allows for each person to have easy access and quick re-heating. In short, less time in the kitchen for you and more beach time with your family.  Remember, it’s your vacation, too! Continue reading “Make ahead Beach Menu- Freeze Transport”