Okra and Tomatoes

Okra and Tomatoes

As a true Southern gal, I absolutely LOVE okra and tomatoes, so I couldn’t pass up the fresh okra at the Pflugerville Pfarmer’s Market last week. Here’s a tasty recipe from  the Simply Recipes website. This recipe is more diet-friendly than many of...
Two Days – Two Bread Puddings

Two Days – Two Bread Puddings

There’s nothing I enjoy more than cooking, especially when it’s something I haven’t made before. So I jumped at the chance to make bread pudding for the Cajun/Creole booth at a multicultural festival at work last week. This was my chance to try out...
Easy Corn Casserole Recipe

Easy Corn Casserole Recipe

I found this recipe in the Austin American Statesman in 1994. It has become a part of our annual Thanksgiving meal. Serves 4 to 6 (recipe may be doubled) Ingredients 1 stick butter, melted 1 box (8-ounce) cornbread or corn muffin mix 1 (16-ounce) can whole kernel...
Buttermilk Pecan Pie Recipe

Buttermilk Pecan Pie Recipe

This recipe is a twist on traditional pecan pie. I first tasted this delicious pie at a relative’s house in Louisiana. Now, I make several of these every Thanksgiving because my family loves them.   Makes 2 pies. Ingredients 2 1/2 cups sugar 1/2 cup flour 3 eggs...