Category Archives: Quick Bread

You Know, They Sell Those at the Store!

That’s what my mother-in-law told me the first time she’d heard I made homemade Flour Tortillas. 😉 And she’s right, of course: for convenience, store-bought tortillas are just the ticket. But when I have some time, feel like puttering about a … Continue reading

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Is Your Irish Showing?

I don’t know about you, but my loved ones made me feel quite spoiled over the holidays. One of the things I was gifted with is The Complete Irish Pub Cookbook from our son, daughter-in-law, and granddaughter. It is a truly … Continue reading

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Do You Have Any Wild Oats to Sow?

We hear all the time about how good oatmeal is supposed to be for us and how a breakfast bowl of oatmeal will stay with you all day. Well, that may be true for many, but it’s never worked for … Continue reading

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Beer is Proof…

…that God loves us and wants us to be happy. 🙂 This quote is often attributed — most likely erroneously — to Benjamin Franklin. Regardless of the authenticity of who did or did not say it, though, I know many folks … Continue reading

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Sometimes You Feel Like a Nut…

…sometimes you don’t. 😉 Happy Valentine’s Day Eve! What will you be doing for Valentine’s Day? (Even if you don’t have a sweetie in your life, under my “celebrate every opportunity you get” philosophy, I still think you should commemorate … Continue reading

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Damn Yankees!

And no, I’m not talking baseball — I’m still talking cornbread! 😉 As I mentioned previously, there are two basic kinds of cornbread — Southern cornbread, usually made with buttermilk, and a sweet cornbread that is often referred to as … Continue reading

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Yellow, White, or Blue?

I’m talking cornmeal, peoples! Cornmeal is a staple here in the South, and it comes in a choice of colors now — long available in yellow and white, blue cornmeal has become popular, as well. Myself, I have always been … Continue reading

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