Friday, November 27, 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...

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...