Good Food and Good Friends at Vivo in Austin

Good Food and Good Friends at Vivo in Austin

For more than a year, my dear friend Elizabeth and I have been trying to find time in our busy schedules for dinner. We finally got together this weekend at Vivo on Manor Road in Austin. Tropical patio The exterior of Vivo gives you no idea of the tropical oasis that...
Easy Corn Casserole Recipe

Easy Corn Casserole Recipe

I found this recipe in the Austin American Statesman in 1994. It has become a part of our annual Thanksgiving meal. Serves 4 to 6 (recipe may be doubled) Ingredients 1 stick butter, melted 1 box (8-ounce) cornbread or corn muffin mix 1 (16-ounce) can whole kernel...
Buttermilk Pecan Pie Recipe

Buttermilk Pecan Pie Recipe

This recipe is a twist on traditional pecan pie. I first tasted this delicious pie at a relative’s house in Louisiana. Now, I make several of these every Thanksgiving because my family loves them.   Makes 2 pies. Ingredients 2 1/2 cups sugar 1/2 cup flour 3 eggs...