Author: Debra

WHEN IN ROME . . . BREAKFAST PIZZA

Musical Pairing: I Run to You, Lady Antebellum Contrary to what you might think, pizza in Italy is quite different from here in the States . . . sorry, but I speak the truth here.  I was fortunate to spend some time in Italy in 1997 and like a lot […]

PEACH TEA CHARLESTON-STYLE

Musical pairing –Come Rain Or Come Shine, Eric Clapton & BB King I am smitten with Charleston.  The people of Charleston are so nice, gracious and welcoming – our trip thus far, has been fun, exciting and restful.  Mornings have been spent walking the beach and the rest of our […]

52 Sundays, march 6, 2010 – Our Anniversary

Musical pairing –Today, Joshua Radin Yesterday was our anniversary and yes, I’d marry him all over again!  These past 12 years have been the best adventures of my life and I wouldn’t trade them for anything – Happy Sunday everyone! More to come from Charleston – stay tuned . . […]

TAHINI SLAW

Musical pairing –Take a Bow, Madonna . OK boys and girls – here’s a super-dooper, lickety-split, down and dirty recipe that I love so much, I made it twice in one week!  And to quote The Professor, “This slaw ROCKS – my new fav!!”(Notice the CAPS???  Means he likes it, […]

Suh-WEET! MEYER LEMON & BLUEBERRY MUFFINS

Musical pairing –How Sweet It Is, Joan Osborne A teeny bit bummed to learn that ‘Tuesdays With Dorie’ isn’t taking new members; however, the good news is that I’ll still be baking some of the recipes from that book and sharing them with you here at Smith Bites – YAY!!  […]

WHY I COOK . . .

Musical pairing –Don’t Rain on My Parade, Glee Cast . Last week, one of the bloggers I follow, wrote a piece about why he cooks and then asked us to do the same; the answers were heartfelt and poignant and it’s taken several days for me to wrap my head […]

GOING ROGUE – COCONUT CUSTARD TART

Musical pairing –  Is This Love, Bob Marley & The Wailers . I have a confession to make . . . well maybe two confessions to make . . . first, I’m going rogue on my Tuesdays With Dorie group this week; this should come as no surprise to those […]