Brown Betty

Source Brown Betty is a traditional American dessert made from fruit (usually apple) and sweetened bread crumbs. It is similar to a cobbler or apple crisp, and the fruit is baked.  It is an old dessert, first mentioned in print in 1864.  Apple Brown Betty was one of the favorite desserts of Ronald and Nancy […]

Advertisement

okra

Source   Okra probably originated in West Africa and came to the Americas with the slaves.  Okra pods should be harvested when they are young and tender. If okra is hard to cut with a sharp knife, it’s too tough for cooking. I’m just learning the part about toughness.  I bought some okra at the […]

I love me some cornbread

My favorite recipe is from my friend The Pioneer Woman.  It is simple and yummy.  And made in a cast iron skillet.  You can get her recipe here.  Enjoy! Related articles Sweet corn and cheese bread (addsomebutter.com) Glutino Premium Harvest Corn Bread (64deangelis.wordpress.com) Corn Bread (joanna-rogers.com) Jalapeño-Cheddar Corn Bread (merettoday.com)