Sunday, October 25, 2020

Sidna Brower Mitchell

Blog: Twinkie Makes Triumphant Return

By Sidna Brower Mitchell, HT.com blogger The Twinkie is back! Hallelujah! Now I no longer have to ration those Twinkies that I had been saving in...

Mitchell Casserole for a Busy Week

By Sidna Brower Mitchell, HT.com blogger What a busy week we had with no time to recover from a three-day visit from energetic six-year-old Maggie. I...

Sidna’s Stress-Relieving Lemon Cookies

The week was an emotional and stressful one. First a Friday trip to Ken's daughter and son-in-law in Dutchess to see his two Army...

Baking Baby Ruth Cookies

Last year, as I got out my Christmas decorations and pulled out my little "cooking tree," I realized that I had not put away...

Snowballs for Cousin Ellen

Sidna Brower Mitchell, a Memphis native, was graduated from Ole Miss in 1963 when she was named to the Hall of Fame. As editor...

Rosemary Shortbread

Years ago, when I was in Kentucky for my cousin Neal’s wedding --- he is now a football coach at Texas Tech --- his...

Twinkie Pie and Mr. Jefferson

 With all the news about Hostess Brands possibly going out of business and there being no more Twinkies, I was reminded of a column...

Sanctity?

A week after Hurricane Irene hit the eastern coast of the U.S., we drove back to New Jersey from a family reunion in Mississippi. ...

Sharing

When my friend (or "my fella' " as Ed Meek would say) Ken Northrop and I were in Oxford for the 100th anniversary of The...

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...

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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...

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....