We are still a couple of weeks away from Lughnasadh, but it is already incredibly hot here. August is always the hottest month of the year, so the next few weeks are going to be even rougher temperature wise. I dislike using the oven during the summer months. It heats up the entire house. So, I […]
It may seem strange, but I associate peanut butter with summer. My Grandmother’s house did not have air conditioning. I remember sitting in front of the fan eating a peanut butter sandwich on hot summer days. In my own way, I am trying to carry on that tradition. Our family’s peanut butter cookie recipe is perfect for Litha. The cookies are light, not too sweet and easy to make.
In my family, holidays and celebrations center around food. It isn’t the healthiest tradition, but it is how I was raised. We are less than three weeks away from Litha. That means it is time to plan the menu. In my opinion, this Southern Tea Cakes recipe is perfect for summer. I make them every […]
Unlike most other garden plants, berries are perennial shrubs. Once planted and established, they will flower and produce fruit every year. We grow blackberries on our homestead. My Mom’s Easy Berry Cobbler Recipe is a family favorite that we make every year.