Toni’s Corner

Happy 10th Anniversary Toni!

Thank you Toni!

Toni’s 10th Anniversary

Toni’s 10th Anniversary

Blog August 14, 2022, marks the 10th Anniversary of our amazing Chef/Director of Food Services, Toni Washington.  Toni has been instrumental in the progress of Edmond Mobile Meals, and she has personally prepared over 520,000 nourishing meals in the last decade!...

Bigmama’s Blessing

Bigmama’s Blessing

BlogMany moons ago, I spoke about how my grandmother was the one who inspired me to cook.  She wore many hats before retiring from a tire plant and as a beautician.  When she was a little younger than the age I am now, she was the head cook for the Lieutenant Governor...

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...

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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