Sidna Brower Mitchell

Recipe: Summer Squash Casserole

Frankly, in growing up, I never liked summer squash as the Yankees call it or yellow squash, the Southern name. Now that I've been...

Baking Baby Ruth Cookies

Last year, as I got out my Christmas decorations and pulled out my little "cooking tree," I realized that I had not put away...

Sidna Brower Mitchell Blog: Vanity Plates and Mini Crab Cakes

When Ken and I travel, I keep a logbook of our mileage, stops, traffic backups, motels/hotels (the good and the bad) and places of...

Sidna Brower Mitchell Blog: Memories and Radish Top Soup

When Stillman Rockefeller could no longer go into New York City on a regular basis, I sometimes went to his estate in Greenwich, Conn.,...

Another Snowbird Visit With Jim Symington

Admittedly, I hate cold weather. I don't ever remember really cold, nasty weather growing up in Memphis or in school at Ole Miss. Although...

How Blueberry Salad Makes All the Sense in the World

Our friend Pat found his cancer had returned and he was given a few months to live. He decided to get his life in...

Sharing

When my friend (or "my fella' " as Ed Meek would say) Ken Northrop and I were in Oxford for the 100th anniversary of The...

Sidna’s Stress-Relieving Lemon Cookies

The week was an emotional and stressful one. First a Friday trip to Ken's daughter and son-in-law in Dutchess to see his two Army...

Sidna Brower Mitchell: Ole Miss Benefited from the New Deal

Recently I read in the Ole Miss Alumni Review that the University has plans for a multimillion-dollar baseball project. That reminded me of a...

Column: Long-Ago Letter From Dr. Jere Hoar

Shortly after ending my challenging year as editor of "The Daily Mississippian," graduating from Ole Miss and moving to New York City in the...