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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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December 1, 2020
Where Do You Find Vintage Cast Iron?

Cast iron is very popular to cook with and a treasured item in any one's kitchen. One of the most popular pieces in today's kitchen is vintage cast iron cookware. More people are drawn to the smoothed surface and lighter in weight cast iron skillet. In my collection, I'm very partial to vintage cast iron […]

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April 15, 2020
Old Time Cast Iron

Growing up, I don't remember seeing cast iron cookware on the stove or around the dinner table. All of our dinners were either served out of pots, pans, or Pyrex ware. There wasn't an influence of cast iron ware around me. As a young adult I started to gravitate more towards recipes and started building […]

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February 8, 2020
How To Create Heirloom Recipes With Cast Iron

Starting heirloom recipes is a unique gift that keeps on giving to generation to generation. Memories are kept alive and the food that was once was prepared for you, is now prepared by you. Most often when people think of their cast iron heirloom, they think of their grandmother's cornbread. Studies have shown that all […]

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January 15, 2020
How To Fix Sticky Cast Iron

Sticky. Why is my cast iron sticky? I receive very many messages on this very topic. "How do I get the sickness out of my pan?" I have the exact same problem from time to time when I cook something that had a sticky consistency. I've had people tell me they've thrown away a cast […]

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October 5, 2019
Self-cleaning oven and cast iron

One of the most common cleaning methods regarding cast iron is the self-cleaning oven. This method has always been publicized on YouTube, magazines, and television shows. Many cast iron collectors frown upon this method because it's extremely too dangerous. There are more cons than pros. Here are some helpful tips in what CAN happen when […]

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