Category: recipe

Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries

A few years ago Mick and I stopped at a little store we like to go to for spices I need for pickling and they have some great kitchen gadgets. There is also usually a donut stand outside making fresh donuts that are the…

Chicken-n-Dumplins

I have started my own TV Channel! Well, IGTV on Instagram. lol I posted my first video and it only took me about 24 hours to tape it, edit, and upload it. I plan on doing more and hopefully, the quality will get much…

Baking up sweet memories

Mary made Rice Pudding and bread pudding all the time. It was creamy and sweet and seemed to take forever to make. It probably didn’t but something that good was hard to wait for. Sometimes she would serve it warm, but usually, it was…

We all scream for snowcream

You scream, I scream, we all scream for snowcream!

In the mood for comfort food

This weekend it has been rainy and cold. I don’t think we’ve been outside the house for more than an hour total. It’s been a great weekend to just stay in and cook. Mick talked to his mom this morning and the first thing…

Gristmill Gravy

Ingredients: 3 tablespoons bacon grease 1 cup cornmeal 1 cup buttermilk (or whole milk) 1 cup hot water salt & pepper to taste Directions: After frying bacon, or using reserved bacon grease, get the grease hot over med-high heat. Add cornmeal and stir until…

The proof is in the Cornbread

The proof is in the cornbread.

The Appalachian Tale

Memories, recipes, and Tales of an Appalachian Boy.