Monthly Archives: November 2009

Fried Zucchini and Yellow Squash with Pepper Relish

It is the end of the growing season which means zucchini and yellow squash are on the cheap right now.  Squash is $0.99/pound at my local grocery. For a couple of bucks and just a small amount of pepper jelly or … Continue reading

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Huli-Huli Chicken Wings

In my previous life I gave many presentations to different executives including CEO’s, General Managers and Vice Presidents at Fortune 100 companies.  This never really bothered me and it certainly didn’t prepare me for what was ahead.  This past weekend … Continue reading

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Grilled Jalapeno Potatoes

If you have ever sliced some potatoes, added some butter, wrapped them in foil and cooked on the grill, then you will be very familiar with this approach to Jalapeno Potatoes.I like to use Idaho’s finest and one of the … Continue reading

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Spicy Breakfast Burrito with Pepper Jelly

Breakfast Burritos have been around for a while now. The cafe, Tia Sophia’s, located in Sante Fe, New Mexico is credited with inventing breakfast burritos in 1975.  Their first breakfast burrito included bacon and potatoes rolled in a tortilla with … Continue reading

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BLT’s at Fernandina Beach and Being Thankful

I had a couple of hours to spare on Saturday, so we headed out to Fernandina Beach located on beautiful Amelia Island in the northeast corner of Florida.  The primary route to Fernandina Beach is A1A.  If you’ve never been … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving……..Southern Style………

Time for a procrastination break. I’ve been working on a project that’s due tonight and my brain is starting to cramp. My mind keeps wandering to thoughts of Thanksgiving. My mom called me yesterday to confirm what dish I would … Continue reading

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How to Make Homemade Potato Chips

Saturday my alma mater, Florida State University, had a football game and as everyone in the South knows — College Football is a religion.  The weather was nice, almost 80 degrees, so we needed some foods that would stand up … Continue reading

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Easy to Make Crudite

The holiday season is quickly approaching and that means entertaining with friends and family.  With kids in school, work and other demands who has time to prepare everything for the perfect party?  If you are looking for a easy appetizer, … Continue reading

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