Savory Saturdays: Pepperidge Farms Chicken Casserole

This recipe is a classic from my childhood. My mom used to make it often in the winter. It reminds me of listening to hours of classical music on my parent's record player while my mom made dinner. It is reminds me of family dinners and table talk. It reminds me of a time when … Continue reading Savory Saturdays: Pepperidge Farms Chicken Casserole

Savory Saturdays: My Favorite No-Fail Spanish Rice

The thing I miss the most about living in Texas (besides my friends and family, of course) is the food. Mealtimes are events in the south. They happen late in the day, lasting hours, over drinks and music. Everyone brings a dish to pass and no one leaves before pitching in to help clean the … Continue reading Savory Saturdays: My Favorite No-Fail Spanish Rice

Savory Saturdays: Emily’s Chicken Cordon Bleu

It's Sunday night, not Saturday. Saturday started at 7am when I beat the snooze alarm half-a-dozen times. The weatherman had predicted grey rain and possible snow flurries. Lucky for me the sun was peeking in through slats of the wood blinds. It was definitely cold, the heater had been running for some time, but there … Continue reading Savory Saturdays: Emily’s Chicken Cordon Bleu