Before we get too far from Christmas, I wanted to share a few things with y’all that Santa Claus brought me to enjoy during this new year! My cookbook collection is growing – To add to my treasures, I received autographed copies of “The Pat Conroy Cookbook – Recipes of My Life” & “Paula Deen Cuts the Fat,” along with a little gift I picked up for myself at the Bass Pro Shop: “Back Home with The Neelys, Comfort Food from Our Southern Kitchen to Yours.” Each of these books hold great inspiration and I just love spending time flipping through their pages. I’ve already made Paula’s Pumpkin Scones for breakfast this week. With buttermilk and pecans, they were Some Kinda Good, too! A few years back, I checked out at the library “The Pat Conroy Cookbook.” As a result, The Best Crab Cakes in the World found their way to the blog. To this day, it was one of the hardest books I’ve ever had to return! Thanks to my thoughtful and good lookin’ husband, Kurt, I now have a copy of my own.
I absolutely ADORE my Georgia-shaped cutting board. Georgia is always on my mind. No matter where life takes me, there’s no place like home. As the late, great Ray Charles sang about, “Georgia, Georgia, the whole day through. Just an old sweet song, keeps Georgia on my mind.”
Finally, for those days when life gets me down, a simple reminder. The coffee mug reads, “Darling, you are fabulous.” It makes me smile every time I pick it up.
Under the tree or in your stocking, did you get any cooking or kitchen-related gifts?
7 thoughts on “Cookbooks, a Cutting Board & Coffee Mug, Oh My!”
Love the christmas gifts! The majority of the gifts from my husband came from a shop called The Mediterranean Food Company where they sell amazing ingredients and cooking utensils…he knows me so well 🙂
Very nice!! Sounds like your husband is a keeper. 😉 Thanks for stopping by and commenting.
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Love your post! We will look forward to “Some Kinda Good” meals cooked by you this coming year! You always prepare wonderful good tasting food when we visit. Love you.
Thanks, Mom! I enjoy cooking for my distinguished guests. HA! 😉
Awesome gifts! I got the Pioneer Woman cookware!! 🙂
Hey Maria!! Thanks for stopping by and commenting! The Pioneer Woman cookware? That’s awesome! I actually saw her set before Christmas and told Kurt I would love to have it, if I didn’t already have a nice set at home. Ha. That’s beautiful stuff!
Looks like such a fun time ❤ Love, Anna xx