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…

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…

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…