I couldn’t believe it when I first saw it: Making pizza while camping?! In a Dutch Oven? It’s true!I made a pizza on a dutch oven lid this last weekend with Mr. Dreamer and have pictures to prove it! This set up has changed how we use our cast iron while camping and has opened […]
My cast iron pans don’t have a place. I leave them out, usually on the stove top, because I use them every day. They are the true workhorses in my kitchen. I use them for baking cornbread, making stir-fries, frying up things, and cooking a nice London broil too. Oh, and onions are perfected in […]
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!