Toni’s Corner

A Spattering of Soup

A Spattering of Soup

Toni's CornerI lost a game of Russian Roulette with a tooth a couple of weeks ago.  Deep down I knew it would crack under pressure due to lingering sensitivity, but I kept on chomping around fearlessly on steaks and chicken wings, daring it to cave.  Welp, it did....

Soul Comfort

Soul Comfort

Toni's CornerLast night I was reminded about the difference between Soul food and Comfort food.  In many African-American households, they are one in the same, but in my childhood; they meant totally different things.  Sunday dinners at my grandmother’s consisted of...

Coffee Brief

Coffee Brief

Toni's CornerSoooooooo….it seems we are still in a global pandemic.  I thought we would be back to cooking at EMM regularly by now, but the universe has other plans.  It seems I’ve gotten into a routine of being isolated outside of work and I’ve discovered my “fun”...

Quarantine and Cook

Quarantine and Cook

Toni's CornerIt’s been quite a while since I updated Toni’s Corner. Right before the world turned upside down I’d written about a snow day filled with boredom and a very badly made chocolate cake. That snow day somehow morphed into a very interesting 6 months of...

Snow Day Shenanigans

Snow Day Shenanigans

Toni's CornerRecently I was blessed with a Snow Day, I was over it by 12pm. The anticipation of the moment was greater than the plans I actually made for the day.  I woke up at 6am, already notified of the impending day off.  I simply wanted to see the snow coming...

Tales of a Temporary Vegan #2: New Year, Old Me?

Tales of a Temporary Vegan #2: New Year, Old Me?

Toni's CornerAs we near the beginning of a new year, I am contemplating my annual two week return to veganism.  We observe a time of fasting and praying at church at the start of each new year and becoming a vegan is how I observe the fasting portion.  It is not...

Haikus

Baking: Haiku

Baking: Haiku

Toni's CornerBaking Day Mêlée A Ceremonious Dance Whose Turn to Sweep Floors?

Daniel Fast: Haiku

Daniel Fast: Haiku

Toni's CornerVegan on Steroids Take Me Back To Chewing Flesh Enlightenment? Sure

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