an easter meal

I love cooking for holidays. I love learning why people eat what they do for traditions. I love having a crowded table and many side dishes. The din of chatter and excitement of children. Menu planning is enjoyable and I’m a… Read More

birthday dinner

One of the sweetest friends I know celebrated her birthday recently! The last time we were in their home for a meal she handed me a butter knife and asked me to assist with dinner and cut an apple…. Read More

labor day lunch: The Homesick Texan’s Family Table

On Labor Day this year we had family friends come over for lunch. We had not seen them in a while, as in, they’ve had a baby that is now six months old since we last got together! Lunch… Read More