I love cooking in cast iron. I also love bacon. Put them together and….. perfection! Using a cast iron skillet to cook bacon seems to make the bacon just right. It also serves to season the cast iron pan. Its a win-win situation. A lot of people seem to be a little intimidated by cast […]
I love cooking with my cast iron. I inherited my skillet from my dad and my love of cast iron cooking just grew from there. But it is more than a love for my dad’s skillet – there are benefits to cast iron cooking! CAST IRON COOKING BENEFITS Here are my 12 reasons you should […]
Some people like diamonds, homesteaders like cast iron. You can never have enough. It lasts forever and it will never let you down–until you have to pay for it. It’s not cheap. Or is it? Some alternate approaches for acquiring your much desired cast iron without breaking the bank.
This delicious Pear and Blackberry Crisp recipe is easy to make and perfect for fall evenings! Bake it in a cast iron skillet for a beautiful down home presentation. Serve it up with a scoop of vanilla ice cream and you have homemade dessert perfection!
This zucchini and onion frittata can be made in a cast iron skillet or a Dutch oven and is easy to make and tastes delicious!
It’s very rare that I get to have lunch at home. I am bouncing around from school to school, meeting with the first- and second-year teachers that I mentor, and often times simply pack a lunch that I can eat in the car or in whatever teacher’s lounge I am nearest to. One day in […]