Tag: Southern

growing grace farm’s ginger peach jam~a tribute to my Pop

Today would have been my grandfather’s 108th birthday.  God love him~he lived until he was 99 3/4 and died peacefully while eating his second dessert.  We could all be so lucky. This time of year, I grieve his loss as he was the man… Continue Reading “growing grace farm’s ginger peach jam~a tribute to my Pop”

my daughter’s mockingbird pecan pie recipe

If you read my earlier post, you’ll know we spent some time baking in the kitchen last night.  I received so many requests about my daughter’s pecan pie recipe that I have decided to post it on her behalf here.  I’ve named it “Mockingbird… Continue Reading “my daughter’s mockingbird pecan pie recipe”

lessons learned: baking with my daughter

Last night, my daughter wanted to prepare some pecan pie tartlets for school. You see, her creative English teacher decided they were going to have a Southern meal while in character.  They are in the process of reading my favorite novel, To Kill a… Continue Reading “lessons learned: baking with my daughter”