It might have been the coldest night of my life, some time in December of 1977. The occasion was the annual Blue-Gray game in Montgomery. Our small marching band from P.L.A.S. had been invited to perform at the halftime show. It was exciting but what we found more exciting was that Bear Bryant was dining … Continue reading Face to Face with the "Bear"
Today's "Community Chef" feature in the Tuscaloosa News features a recipe that I have used for years. It was shared with me by my dear friend, Barbara Kucharski. I have used it countless times over the years for my family, for guests, and for friends (it is great dish to take to someone). Probably the most memorable occasion … Continue reading Community Chef
In 2008, I experienced great fun in compiling recipes for a cookbook fundraiser for Annie's school, Sprayberry Education Center. I asked my husband if he thought football coach's wives would contribute recipes to a tailgating cookbook. His reply, "why not? you're only asking for a recipe". That's all the encouragement I needed so I went about … Continue reading God Bless You, Mrs. Paterno!
This is the beginning of a new adventure for me - the world of blogging! Not exactly sure what I am doing, but I gotta start somewhere! In December of 2003, I was diagnosed with multiple myeloma, cancer of the bone marrow, and told there was no cure. In January 2005, I had a bone … Continue reading Gotta Start Somewhere