The Simple Spatula

Month: January, 2012

My first donut.

I fried my first donut this week. I know, I know I just gave this whole speech about not sharing any real recipes or making anything elaborate and then here I went and fried a donut. Actually, I made 3 different kinds. What can I say, I like to keep you on your toes. Not [...]

On where to go with this.

I’ve been thinking a lot lately on where to go with this blog. For a while I had myself convinced I would continue to find time to cook but I think I’ve finally come to terms with the fact that it’s just not true right now. More than that, if I do manage to cook, [...]

For Prosperity in the New Year, New Ventures.

After three years of seeing hoppin’ john recipes on every blog in sight, I figured I’d join the bunch. After all, I’ll take all the good luck I can get. And just to be safe, I delivered a bowl to Jamie too. I want to make sure we have only good luck flying around our [...]