Cocoa Indian Brownies (and the brownie gobbler), by Beverly Hicks Burch

Why do you cook? What was the catalyst that began your culinary journey? For me it was almost a given…it was going to be a fact…I would learn how to cook. I come from a long line of accomplished cooks. From my Momma to my Aunt LaRue and Aunt Korinne, My maternal grandmother was known

Billionaire Bars, by Beverly Hicks Burch

I don’t remember my MaGee (my Mom’s mother) cooking a lot. She was a pastor’s wife and a business woman. I’m told in her younger days as a young mother she was a pretty good cook and made excellent gingerbread. Well, I never did get to taste that gingerbread, but there was one thing she

Milk Chocolate Fantasy Fudge, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Milk Chocolate Fantasy Fudge, Well, the holiday cooking marathon has begun. Wednesday Tall & Handsome and I began to get a head’s up on our cooking for this coming weekend. With Christmas carols happily echoing through the house, the wonderful aromas began to waft from the kitchen. The only damper on the occasion was the

Got S’mores? by Beverly Hicks Burch

What is a great way to get kids out from in front of the TV on a crisp autumn night? How bout S’mores? I must admit I was a S’more newbie. Yes, it’s true I had never made S’mores before, but evidently my Tall & Handsome was schooled in the art of S’more making. The

Rocky Road Candy, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Rocky Road Candy by Beverly Hicks Burch This is another one of those recipes I found in a little “cookbook” I sent off for from a food distributor. This one just happened to be Nestle. I use to make fudge for the holidays, but one year I was looking for something different and found it

Easy, Peasy, Yummy Brownies, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Easy Peasy Yummy Brownie By Beverly Hicks Burch When you’re in the middle of a move and you’ve set your weary bones down in front of the telly, it’s funny what the mind can do to you. Like play minds games concerning food…causing you to crave “comfort” food you know good and well you just