Post By Tater Peelin’ Mama: The Greeks Invented the Holidays

  In the spirit of family get togethers, we are going to channel our inner-Greek-ness. Not in the helpful ‘Delta, Delta, Delta can I help ya, help ya, help ya” way but in the “What-do-you-mean-you-don’t-eat-no-meat? It’s-okay… I-cook-lamb.” sort of way. … Continue reading

Post By Tater-Peelin’ Mama: The Baking

She sure is merry, but not so much the brightest bulb….. While the men folk are busy outside parking and re-parking cars, hanging imported Italian twinkle lights, or chopping down over-sized trees, we fairer folks are normally ruling the roost.  … Continue reading

Tater-Peelin’ Tuesday’s: Tried and True Turkey Day Recipes

3 GENERATIONS OF CANTANKEROUS SOUTHERN WOMEN AND THEIR THANKSGIVING DAY ARCHIVES I don’t know about ya’ll, but I just finished up my Thanksgiving dinner shopping this afternoon and all I have to say is GAWSH ALL MIGHTY! We went to a … Continue reading

Tater-Peelin’ Tuesday: A Guide To Poultry

Keep looking, those Giblets are in there. TATER PEELIN’ MAMA’S GUIDE TO POULTRY Holy roarin’ tea kettles! Turkey day is right around the corner! It seems like just yesterday we were shish-kebobbin’ it for Memorial Day and enjoying spritely little cocktails … Continue reading

Tater Peelin’ Tuesdays: Tater’s Chicken Tits and Dumplins

COMFORT FOOD SEASON IS IN FULL SWANG YA’LL! The weather is turning to a cold spell if you haven’t noticed.  I remember as a child growing up in East Texas, choosing Halloween costumes that weren’t too hot, or fuzzy lest we … Continue reading

Tater-Peelin’ Tuesdays: How To Fight Off Vampires and Zombies with….Pork?

How To Fight of Vampires and Zombies with….Pork? Come in close for this one tater friends. It is time we had ‘the talk’. Easy now, it ain’t that kind of show! I don’t mean “THEEEEEEEEEEE TALK”. I mean to say … Continue reading

Tater Peelin’ Tuesday: Breakfast For Supper, Because I’m just. That. Far. Behind.

Breakfast for Supper, because I’m  just.  That.  Far. Behind. Well little spuds, it seems as if we’ve survived another week!  The highlights of last week include but are not limited to :   1)  Diary of a Gimpy Kid – see … Continue reading

Tater Peelin’ Tuesday: Tricked Out Orthopedics!

Tricked Out Orthopedics  (That’s How The Tater Rolls…well, that and a very sensible mini-van) The ‘Tater is not only willing to tackle making yum-yums on a shoe-string budget in the kitchen, but I have also been known to turn out a … Continue reading

New Weekly Column Alert! Welcome to Tater Peelin’ Tuesdays!

Last week I introduced you to one of the best and brightest in the realm of cookin’ good vittles, our newest writer, Tater Peelin’ Mama. When I first met with TPM, I expressed grouchymuffin’s need for a resident-lifestyle guru. As … Continue reading