Archive for the ‘Livin’ Southern’ Category

My Week After The Job… + Giveaway

Friday, February 15th, 2013

Hey Y’all Last week was a whirlwind; like most women, I was a mom, daughter, event planner, and on TV….well, sometimes us girls get to be on TV, too. It was a phenomenal adventure I shall never forget! Friday night was so special to me. Honestly, I’d not been surrounded by so many friends and […]

Jann Got “The Job” (Press Release)

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

Press Release by Veleka Finch On the night of February 8, surrounded by more than 200 of her closest family and friends, Jann Robinson was keeping a secret. The Birmingham small business owner, a widow and mother of six children, was about to win a national TV contest that would change her life. All those […]

I’m on The Job! + A Giveaway!

Thursday, February 7th, 2013

Hey Y’all- Thank you so much for your friendship and continued support.  It’s the cards, prayers, and smiles that have given me hope and strength to venture out to capture my dreams. I am so excited about the opportunity of being on CBS’s THE JOB! Being swept off to NYC and competing for an amazing […]

Paw-Paw Style Black Bottom Pie

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

Jann Robinson Black Bottom Pie, Paw-Paw Style YIELDS ONE 9″ PIE Slightly adjusted for a Southern fancy, this amazing dessert offered by Woman’s Day Encyclopedia of Cookery (Fawcett Publication, Inc. 1965) is a hit at the holidays or any women’s social gathering. Creamy, chocolaty, divine, with a Paw-Paw’s measure of rum best describes this delectable […]

Culinary Living Update

Wednesday, February 8th, 2012

  Hey, y’all! How are things in your world?  I am excited with the completion of my new website.  It has been many, many months in the creation stages, but we feel that we have a great site now to move forward with my personal branding. The site is full of information about the many […]

Jann and Franklin’s Fabulous Grilled Cheese, “The Greatest Grilled Cheese Ever”

Wednesday, March 9th, 2011

Jann and Franklin’s Fabulous grilled cheese sandwiches 8 slices Big Sky or other great whole wheat bread 1 stick butter, softened 2 TB mayonnaise 1 recipe Jann’s pimento cheese spread (see recipe below) OR 4 oz sliced good swiss or white cheddar cheese 8 slices bacon, cooked (optional) 1/2 stick butter Mix softened butter with […]

Time to Order Your Thanksgiving Deep-Fried Turkey and Trimmings

Thursday, November 11th, 2010

  Greetings Holiday Hostess! will make your holiday meal time your easiest and most memorable. Really, you don’t have to cook for the holidays. jannrob!nson’s has been your Holiday Secret Recipe since 1999,preparing dinner for hundreds around town, but that’s a secret. Selecting one of our many outstanding holiday dinner trimmings makes your […]

Homemade Holidays: Edible and Aromatic

Friday, November 5th, 2010

OK, so if you didn’t know by now, we are in the Holiday Season of 2010! Don’t get nervous, I mean, you have only 50 days ’til Christmas.  OK, sorry, I know that was a mean joke, but I am here to help make this your easiest, most delightful Holiday Season ever!  What will make […]

Taste the Holidays or Would you like to go this one on your own?”

Wednesday, October 27th, 2010

Join jannrob!nson Culinary Living Tuesday November 9th from 5pm to 7pm at Old Car Heaven for our Thanksgiving and Holiday menu tasting party. Really, you don’t have to cook for the Holidays. jannrob!nson has been Your Holiday Secret Recipe since 1999, preparing dinner for hundreds around town, but that’s a secret…..ssshhhhh. Learn more at […]

Alabama has a Youth Orchestra?

Wednesday, October 13th, 2010

Have you not heard the chatter about the state since Spring? Did you really not know that Alabama has a Youth Symphony Orchestra?  Yes, right here in Birmingham, AL with performances at the Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center.  The ASYO’s inaugural season begins late November. In September, I sat down with Meaghan Heinrich, Education Coordinator for […]