Game Day Pretzel Board

I never was one for sports. Sure, in college, I got excited about the big game, tailgated with the best of them, and learned all the appropriate cheers, but when it really came down to it, I was only there for the food (and sometimes drink).  So, when my very dear, and very pregnant best…

Winter citrus, a cure for the winter blues

In the region of the country where Vic and I reside, winter is normally a laughable experience.  In fact, we rarely have to get out the heavy winter coats, and our two sometimes cantankerous corgis are often disappointed by the lack of snow. This year however, has made all members of my small family, not…

A Craving for Ceviche

My in-laws were in town a few weekends ago, and I’m incredibly fortunate that they adore food the same way Vic and I do.   In fact, it was a weekend filled with eating, talking, and more eating.  Basically, my type of weekend.  Over the course of the the few days,  my mother in law…

A Chocolate Chip Cookie

I feel that it would only be right to start with a chocolate chip cookie.  You can tell a lot about a person from the type of cookie they choose to bake.  In keeping with this theme, this cookie is more than just a cookie; it has a story to tell.  Growing up, the day…

On beginnings

While this may be my first post, officially, as The HoneyBatter, this is certainly not my very first post in the blogging world.  I’ve stopped and started blogs for the past 6 years. When I finally found a full time teaching gig, I knew I would have to give up the blog.  Some people can…