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Raised in the rolling hills of Tennessee, north of Nashville, my family were influential cooks. Inspired by their love of southern homemade meals, cast iron skillet cooking quickly became a passion of mine, that I now enjoy sharing with all of you! In addition, discover tips and techniques I use to care for my personal collection of cast iron cookware. 

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September 30, 2019

Aebleskiver is a delicious treat. In America, they're probably considered more like a pancake, but across the ocean it's a Danish pastry. Several years ago, the Danish would eat these with a piece of cooked apple inside. How were they made? They were made because of the Vikings. The Vikings would heat up their shields […]

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September 29, 2019
Top 10 Cast Iron Foods

My top 10 favorite foods to make in cast iron. I hope I can make it through to number 10 because these are my FAVORITE foods ever! This is an amazing Danish dish. There are many, many videos out there on how to make Aebleskivers! Amazing treats. Also, there is a cast iron pan just […]

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March 6, 2019
Chocolate Chip Cookies

One can’t deny a freshly baked chocolate chip cookie! My Mammie made the best cookies on this side of the Mississippi. When my grandfather would pick me up after school, he would drive down to the town's high school to pick up my grandmother, Mammie. As soon as we would pull in the driveway, I […]

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March 2, 2019
Strawberry Shortcakes

As a child and young adult, I spent my summers picking strawberries on my grandparents' farm. My Mammie (grandmother) spent hours and hours in green pastures picking berries. One spring, she got a bad sunburn on her back from picking berries. I followed in her footsteps years later. I didn't realize my shirt had rolled […]

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February 8, 2019
Italian Cream Cheese Skillet Cake

I'm a homeschooling mom. We devote Fridays to cooking and life skills. I love teaching my young ones how to cook, reading recipes, and cleaning up our messes. Especially their messes! I'm always amazed at seeing how much they absorb in the first couple of weeks and how that carries over when they're at the […]

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