Monday, September 28, 2020

Sidna Brower Mitchell

How Blueberry Salad Makes All the Sense in the World

Our friend Pat found his cancer had returned and he was given a few months to live. He decided to get his life in...

Recipe: Summer Squash Casserole

Frankly, in growing up, I never liked summer squash as the Yankees call it or yellow squash, the Southern name. Now that I've been...

Recipe: French Toast by Sidna Mitchell

Admittedly, I am a political junkie, but I've slowed down in my old age. I am no longer on the state board of the...

Mississippi Memories and Cornbread

Mother's Day always reminds me of trips down to my grandmother's in Mississippi and time at Harmony Baptist Church. I was always sure I...

BLOG: Croquet Tournaments, PGA and Orange Juice Cake

Ken and I recently participated in a croquet tournament at the Sarasota County Croquet Club in Venice, FL. Neither one of us did very...

A Sweet and Chilly Tradition: Snow Ice Cream

Growing up down South, I never cared for cold weather and the older I get, the more I hate winter. My bones ache and...

Sidna Brower Mitchell Blog: Memories and Radish Top Soup

When Stillman Rockefeller could no longer go into New York City on a regular basis, I sometimes went to his estate in Greenwich, Conn.,...

Reflections On Being The Editor Of The DM In 1962

By Sidna Brower Mitchell The integration of the University of Mississippi by James Meredith in the fall of 1962 was a life-changing event for me....

Sidna Brower Mitchell Blog: Trent’s Oysters

I was sorry to learn that former United States Senator Trent Lott suffered a ruptured appendix, which can be life-threatening, and wish him a...

Blog: Kale Is the New Rage

The new rage in food these days seems to be kale.  Not good ole kale cooked with chopped onions and bacon grease, sometimes alone,...

Must Read

Delicious Recipe: Zucchini and Ham Quiche

Since Patsy Brumfield, another Ole Miss journalism grad, picked up on my squash casserole and wrote some kind words on Facebook and porchscene.com, I...

I Love Mississippi Despite . . .

Two 50th anniversaries this year really hit home for me. "I love Mississippi." Those words and others from then Governor Ross Barnett at an Ole...

Recipe: Summer Squash Casserole

Frankly, in growing up, I never liked summer squash as the Yankees call it or yellow squash, the Southern name. Now that I've been...

Recipe: French Toast by Sidna Mitchell

Admittedly, I am a political junkie, but I've slowed down in my old age. I am no longer on the state board of the...