Tradition

hApPy BiRtHDaY Debo’s Kitchen

hApPy BiRtHDaY Debo’s Kitchen

Debo’s Kitchen is turning ten years old this month.  With this happening and with Debo’s Kitchen merging to become part of The Victoria House, our newly remodeled and OPEN for business Bed and Breakfast...look for t-shirts to debut soon. Book your stay at...

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Hoppin’ John

Hoppin’ John

How many of you served black eyed peas on New Years Eve/Day?  It is said to be "good luck", "good fortune" for the turn of the new year.  For New Years, it's a tradition around here, but my mother cooked them year around when I was a child.  They were that "different"...

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I had the privilege

I had the privilege

The year was 1995, I was fresh out of Culinary School and needed a job.  My first job, I was hired by 212 Market Restaurant, Downtown Chattanooga, Tennessee.  Little did I know the lessons that lay ahead of me.  I just wanted to be a chef. I worked for three ladies,...

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Traditions for your Spirit

Traditions for your Spirit

  In life there are certain things you do that lift your spirit.  My family, friends and I have a Thanksgiving tradition that completely makes me giggle, laugh, smile big, and it completely lifts my spirit. It's been said, "you haven't even been drinking and you...

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