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Oh Honey…

Oh Honey…

Well, here in Eastern NC, the rain just won’t stop. Wilmington has had 53″ of rain this year alone! Too much rain. Turns out, it’s had an effect in Western NC too. My mom, a first generation bee keeper, reported to me that her bees […]

Simple Oyster Chowder

Simple Oyster Chowder

Oyster chowder is a winter staple of mine. Harvesting fresh oysters, shucking them, and then creating someone sinfully good with just a few simple ingredients. I live for dishes that contain both simplicity and decadence. And that to me is what a good oyster chowder […]