Have I Become Racist Against White People?

I recently got into a little disagreement on Facebook, through a comment thread on an acquaintance’s page. I left a comment saying that people who fly confederate flags are generally not the kind of people who a black man (or woman) might want to be caught in a dark alley with. My point was not so much that flying a confederate flag makes you a racist, but in my experience, they usually are.Then I got called a racist. By a white guy from Mississippi. Which, as another commenter on the thread pointed out, was kind of humorous, seeing as I am also white....more
Oh, I loved this piece, Martha. Thank you for opening up about the things you wonder about. I ... more

How a Cashier Tried to Undermine My Parenting & Ruin a Teaching Moment

So the Monkey and I were at the commissary the other day, picking up a few things to get us through the week. He did not want to be there. Duh. I did not want to be there. I promised we would hurry, and asked for his help. This is how he helped: He kung-fu'ed a watermelon... and split that sucker right open....more
Smart thinking, mama! I can just picture that Monkey's face in the car. :) more

Chick-Fil-Gay Sandwich!

Make a Chick-Fil-A Fried Chicken Sandwich at home with this copycat recipe. Less sugar, less salt, and less funding for anti-human-equality organizations. ...more
 @Denise Thank you! :) more

Lessons from a First Year Food Blogger

My daughter Anne and I started on the culinary journey called “food blogging” a year ago, with our site, Fab Frugal Food. The road has not been without a few bumps, twists and turns. We have found much to enjoy in the journey, though, and it has taught us, inspired us and made us grow as cooks.

Hilah Cooking!

Learn how to make awesome but simple food at Hilah Cooking! We publish new videos every Tuesday along with detailed instructions in the blog. Our focus is on food that people really want to eat, like tacos and whiskey drinks....more

Fish Tacos are awesome, but a lot of people are intimidated when it comes to making fish at ... more