Monday May 16, 2011

0
What a weekend... ooft.

I am in the most peculiar of situations at the current time, I recently graduated from the CIA/Cornell bachelors program and I am back in Tennessee for the summer to take one small summer course and spend time with the family. It has given me time to sit back and relax for the first time in quite a number of...
Read More
VIEW 10 of 10 COMMENTS
tanzen:

Thanks! I'll check it out, and if you ever feel like giving me a tour let me know know.

violently:

follow your heart. there is something to be said for good, simple food. we don't need more adrian bulli's in the world. i mean sure, it's amazing and fantastic, but where is the honesty in it?

i miss my grandmother's cooking.

Friday May 13, 2011

0
Just a short thought today currently driving through georgia... everyone keep our friends along the mississippi in ur minds
sandalgoddess:

Very true.

Wednesday May 11, 2011

0
This has been a very interesting week... currently living outside Knoxville, Tn and relaxing for the summer.. trying to decide where my next move will be.. Asheville has a wonderful food scene, but I would always like to return to Knoxville one day... it is a sad fact that the food culture of Knoxville is Applebees Happy Hour... so I really must leave to find...
Read More
VIEW 3 of 3 COMMENTS
jmwcooks:

yes I did .. driving from Manhattan to Knoxville Tennessee... I think after a few hours my eye sight in the right eye got better... just glad I didn't have any accidents.

Pleasure to meet you btw.. you are adorable..

JmW smile

sandalgoddess:

LOL!!!

Tuesday May 10, 2011

0

Monday May 09, 2011

0
So my family has been through rough times recently.. my mother has been completely stressed out due to family issues.. so being the "good son" (yes I hate quotations also) I took her to Florida for mother's day.. I have to tell you.. seeing her smile was worth emptying what little money I had.. I think the Avett Brother's said it right

"Always...
Read More
kay:

I feel that way about my mother too. And my dad. I would do anything for them just to see them smile.

Friday May 06, 2011

0
I can write the saddest lines tonight.

Write for example: The night is fractured
and they shiver, blue, those stars, in the distance

The night wind turns in the sky and sings.
I can write the saddest lines tonight.
I loved her, sometimes she loved me too.

On nights like these I held her in my arms.
I kissed her greatly under the infinite sky...
Read More
VIEW 3 of 3 COMMENTS
jmwcooks:

he is good for the soul... smile

dmbphoto:

Hey dude, thanks for the shout-out.Good to be back.

Friday May 06, 2011

0
woke up way way too early today to finished planting my little patch of heaven... pics below.. also remember that is weekend is Mother's Day so remember to at least give yo momma a call... I decided to pool all the past years into this weekend... so therefore I will take what little cash I have and take my mother to The Wizarding World...
Read More
VIEW 3 of 3 COMMENTS
viking:

love your tattoo. nice work on the planting.

jmwcooks:

thanks.. love your eyes and you have some wonderful work also.... also (insert typically man comment about your body) . I was thinking about getting the "last supper" sleeve on my other arm.. but I wanted to replace the disciples with people who have impacted my life... kinda sacrilegious, but I'm not very religious.. anyway pleasure to meet you.. and I hope if you watch futbol you are a Chelsea fan...

Kind Regards

John-Michael

Thursday May 05, 2011

0
VIEW 3 of 3 COMMENTS
jmwcooks:

are there any local co-ops in your area.. you can still get great produce.. I have spent the last 3 years in NY, it has been tough.. glad to be back "home" for the summer. yet I feel your pain.. I will have pictures tomorrow. boohiss crappy apartments.

pyratparadox:

Sounds like you have a wonderful garden, I'm jealous! I have only a few potted herb plants right now...I must get more!

Thursday May 05, 2011

0
My first blog post:

It has been a crazy few month, finished classes at the Culinary Institute of America and Cornell, got the damned piece of paper, went to Spain for a month on a culinary tour that changed my life and my perspective on the American food system (I could go into lengthy detail) and drove back to Tennessee to enjoy the summer with...
Read More
VIEW 4 of 4 COMMENTS
saillesong:

What is a southern pecan? I must knowbiggrin

devas:

Believe me I am a good women, just tired of men making promises and not hold up to them but I am also hold up to what I say