Asparagus and Eggs – Two Ways

My latest food crush grows in ditches and tastes like summer. I always hated asparagus growing up, but have come to really like it as an adult. In my early married years I tried baking it a few times, and even enjoyed success with it when I had it smothered in sauces. My white Béchamel […]

Good Foods Come in Threes

I promised to do some foodie reviews and have kind of dropped the ball… and I’ve been meaning to tell you about my new favorite breakfast cereal, too. I’m thrilled to have THREE great items to share with you: a snack, a drink, and a cereal (aren’t those the three basic food groups?). Anyway, here […]

Back to School Breakfast…

Go read about our back to school breakfast at! Subscribe to Gathering Manna by Email Technorati Tags: Breakfast, Tacos, Salsa, Mexican, Eating, Food, Life, Texas, Eat, Parenting, School

Southwest Migas Breakfast

Quick and easy, Migas are a super way to use up last night’s taco leftovers. Fry them up with 2 eggs ‘omelet style’ and leave a dollop of sour cream, salsa, and guacamole on the side for dipping each delicious bite! Your mouth will thank you. Here below are the ingredients for my own original […]

Buttermilk Biscuits

Another of my husband’s favorite things to make. He uses a mixture of different flours for this… whole wheat, half wheat and half white; and every now and then, he’ll make it with just white flour (the unbleached kind, of course). Make sure you fry up some turkey sausage and eggs to go with these […]

My Breakfast

So what did you eat for breakfast? I had scrambled eggs with salt, pepper, and cayenne pepper… turkey bacon (baked on 320° F for 20 minutes in the oven)… home made white and wheat biscuits with grape jelly and real butter… orange juice… and Italian coffee with hazelnut syrup and cream. Yumm! Technorati Tags: delicious, […]

My Husband’s Buttermilk Pancakes

WARNING: This recipe will RUIN your diet! I’ll admit it. I’m a Bisquick pancake girl. I love the recipe on the back of the Bisquick box and have made those since I was a girl. My mother made them before me. I think my grandmother even used that recipe. Well, my husband decided that since […]