Alison Nichols

Alison Nichols

When Alison Nichols’ grandmother, Bobbie Blount, tries a new dish and likes it, she goes ahead and makes Alison a copy of the recipe. “My grandmother is the best cook on the planet, and she still cooks a lot--full meals,” she said. Not only does Alison get all of the new recipes, but she also has all of Mrs. Bobbie’s old cookbooks. And every Christmas, her grandmother gives her a new one.
[Read more...]

Shae Logan

Shae Logan Cook

“We love to eat!” said Shae Logan, and “Oh, yeah!” was her response to, “Do you cook a lot and have you been cooking a long time?”
[Read more...]

Vickie Sutherland

Vickie Sutherland Cook

Vickie Sutherland of Bruce says she doesn’t cook as much as she used to, but loves to cook when her kids come over. Vegetables are among her favorite things to cook, and homemade lasagna is a family favorite that is requested the most.
[Read more...]

Rita Hellums

Rita Hellums Cook

“If it’s not easy, I don’t hardly cook it anymore!” said Rita Hellums of Bruce.
[Read more...]

Rudy Armstrong

Rudy Armstrong Cook

When Calhoun City Biology teacher, Coach Josh Miller, fried Snickers candy bars for his class one time, Rudy Armstrong didn’t really like the Snickers, but thought he could use the same recipe with Oreo cookies. So he tried it when he got home.

[Read more...]

Rhonda Huffman

Rhonda Huffman cook

Rhonda Turner Huffman of Bruce likes to cook when she’s in the mood, and she loves to try new stuff. “I wish I had Mom’s (last week’s cook Barbara Turner) talent! She can put a casserole together out of anything and it’s good, and she can cook anything,” said Rhonda, adding that her brother, Brent, is just like their mom, and can cook anything, too.

[Read more...]

Barbara Turner

Barbara Turner

Barbara Turner remembers as a child spending time with her mother, the late Salima Boyle Denley, in the kitchen watching her cook. “She loved to cook and, of course, I wanted to be just like her.

[Read more...]

Joe Boy Tunnell

Joe Boy and Jace Tunnell

If Joe Boy Tunnell ever runs out of Slap Ya Mama seasoning, Cavender’s Greek seasoning,  chicken broth  or smoked paprika, there might not be any cooking at his house. Needless to say, he likes his food spicy.

[Read more...]

Patsy Zeidman

Patsy Zeidman

Patsy Zeidman of Calhoun City usually cooks something different each time she hosts the Bridge Club. “The members are all good cooks and if they like something “that’s always a good sign to me,” she said. “They are an appreciative audience, and they like my homemade pies,” saying that she always makes her own crust.

[Read more...]

Natalie Bryant

Natalie Bryant

“I don’t remember a time when I was not in the kitchen with my mom (Missy Bryant), sister (Amy Walsh), aunts (Sue Gore and Garnett Beaudoin) and my grandparents,” said Natalie Bryant, formerly of Calhoun County.

[Read more...]