Tag Archives: Cornie’s Kitchen

Monday Coffee: Florida

Most folks in the workplace function better with their caffeine of choice. In Cornie’s Kitchen, the caffeinated beverage of the morning is a blend of caffeine and decaf coffee. I prefer to ease into awareness, rather than take a rocket … Continue reading

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Kitchen Experiments 

When I was a child, I had a science kit. My parents trusted me not to blow up the backyard carport or lose a digit in the process, but I don’t remember them supervising my experiments. In fact, once we … Continue reading

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Dining Out, Readin Mail

When I’m out at the doctor’s office, I usually eat out. I have a few favorite haunts, like most folks. That Cesar Salad is a killer if you let the staff dress it for you. That little tub in the … Continue reading

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BLACK BEAN & PUMPKIN SOUP

Oh! We had snow this morning! It didn’t stick of course, but it’s just barely above freezing outside. This magnolia blossom is wrapped up in her heaviest sweats & wool sox. So, I went to inventing. Cold weather brings out … Continue reading

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Five Alarm Chili

I was sick over Christmas. Not because I ate too many of my cookies, but because I let a small cut get infected, and then it got dangerously worse. Let’s just say that CA MERSA is not fun, but drugs … Continue reading

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The Generous Cook

This is my Nannie’s favorite photo of my Mom. She was less than 8 years old. Even she didn’t remember how old she was when she was dragged in from her active life to sit still long enough to have … Continue reading

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The First Geese of Fall–An Occasion for Pot Roast

After a spate of terminally hot days that closed Cornie’s Kitchen (no amount of hunger would have driven me to cook anything with heat), suddenly a cold front came through the condo garden. A bit of rain and thunder and … Continue reading

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