Asian Coleslaw

Bill and Debby Gage are barbecue buddies who go way back. I remember the first time I met them at a contest in Winchester, Tennessee….

Chicks In Crisis

Well, it just went terribly wrong. Terribly wrong. Friday afternoon, the sky was blue, the breezes warm and we were happy. Here’s Linda, Rox, and…

Barbecue Day

O.K., today’s the day. Barbecue day. Linda and Rox are already on the road and I’m packing everything up. If you’ve never cooked in a…

Mini Me’s

I just love a good hamburger, don’t you? I like every kind. When we were growing up in Illinois, my parents would take Louise and…

Ugly Brisket Two

The Chicks have this BBQ contest coming up in Gallatin this weekend and I have now practiced the hated brisket TWICE. That’s two more times…

Dunkin’ Donuts

Every Saturday morning, Mark and I go somewhere for breakfast. We’re just all over the place on breakfast. Sometimes it’s the Krystal. Sometimes it’s a…

Hoarding And Purging

As with almost all Southern women, I like a bargain. Never pay retail. Remember that. So when there’s a two-for-one specialĀ  or a buy-0ne-get-one-freeĀ at the…