Peggy Walker, R.D., Author at The Panolian

News

Toast is always a good choice

Today’s Special Today’s special is toast. If you have bread, even dried-out bread, you can make toast. This morning I toasted white bread with dots ... Read more

by Peggy Walker, R.D., Wednesday, January 19, 2022 1:15 pm

News

Kale gets a shout out to start the year

Today’s Special Kale is another one of my favorite things. I ran out of room to include it in my favorite things article so it ... Read more

by Peggy Walker, R.D., Thursday, January 6, 2022 2:39 pm

News

Make your own list of favorite things in 2021 – here’s mine

Today’s Special  “Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens” is a lyric from the musical score of The Sound of Music, my all-time favorite movie.  ... Read more

by Peggy Walker, R.D., Wednesday, December 22, 2021 10:41 am

News

Peggy’s Recipe of the Week – Blueberry Coffee Cake

Blueberry Coffee Cake Enjoy Christmas morning or take as a sweet gesture to a new or dear neighbor. 2 cups blueberries, fresh or frozen (thawed) ... Read more

by Peggy Walker, R.D., Wednesday, December 22, 2021 10:38 am

News

Biltmore Orange Butter Cookies

Recipe of the Week Biltmore Orange Butter Cookies Purchase the Biltmore Cookbook online for a special holiday gift. ½ cup unsalted butter, room temperature ¾ ... Read more

by Peggy Walker, R.D., Wednesday, December 15, 2021 9:59 am

Opinion

See Biltmore House at Christmas for a real treat

Today’s Special Biltmore House with its 125,000 acres is a sight to behold any day. Outstanding doesn’t convey what guests to George Vanderbilt’s grand 250-room ... Read more

by Peggy Walker, R.D., Wednesday, December 15, 2021 9:57 am

Opinion

Appreciating the arts in Asheville

Today’s Special Asheville, N.C. is a 6-hour drive from our house on the east side of West Tennessee.  So, after Thanksgiving company left for home, ... Read more

by Peggy Walker, R.D., Thursday, December 9, 2021 10:23 am

News

Peggy’s Recipe – Rosemary roasted turkey with sage

Recipe of the Week Rosemary Roasted Turkey with Sage 14-pound turkey, thawed, or fresh ½ cup fresh rosemary sprigs ½ cup fresh sage leaves 1 ... Read more

by Peggy Walker, R.D., Wednesday, November 17, 2021 1:58 pm

Opinion

Lion King and Santa all in one big day

Today’s Special Lions and hyenas, giraffes and gazelles, birds on twirling poles and a whole lot more!  Oh my! One huge lumbering elephant, glowing fireflies ... Read more

by Peggy Walker, R.D., Wednesday, November 17, 2021 1:56 pm

News

Driving on I-40 and thinking of best jambalaya recipe

Today’s Special This month marks our fourth year as Tennesseans. Back in 2017, while I was house hunting, my real-estate agent mentioned that a long-term ... Read more

by Peggy Walker, R.D., Wednesday, October 13, 2021 3:10 am

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