How’d you like a building named for you?

portera

“it isn’t every day you have a building named or you,” acknowledged Mississippi State University’s former president, Mack Portera.  He and his wife, Olivia, (my high school chum and blood sistah) were honored last week during an unveiling of the new sign for the Malcolm A. Portera High Performance Computing Center.  What a team!

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Super Stoup anyone?

more soup

Killing time before the BIG GAMEs today and sporting a killer yearning for Margaret Ann’s Tomato Basil Soup (which is included in our new book “Love, Laughter & Losing My Keys”, I began to tinker with the recipe. 

I rarely follow a recipe – always trying to make it better or revolutionary.  Well, this time it worked and for breakfast I had a bowl or two, or three.  I’ll have three  more before the game.

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