Tag Archives: southern food blog

Seared Scallops

This summer we were lucky enough to be on the receiving end of a seafood windfall. A friend of ours works deep sea scalloping, and every few months I would come home with a nice full bag of fresh saltwater scallops. A few weeks back we pan-seared a batch with horseradish freshly dug out of our garden, […]

Lovely Internet 10.24.14

1. Sometimes all it takes is a small gesture from the right person to breathe new life into a project. 2. HOLY SMOKES! Cape Lookout is one of our family’s favorite places to take the boat and spend a sunny afternoon. This is amazing/horrifying. 3. Tracy on food styling and more! 4. I spent most of one day […]

Sausage Stuffed Quail with Spicy Sorghum Sauce and Fried Apples

This month I am the featured “Food Blogger of the Month” over on The Local Palate, which is a huge honor that I was delighted to receive. Yesterday they published an essay that has long been percolating in my brain- What Makes Us Southern. This is something I feel strongly about, because as a North Carolinian I […]