Cornbread Mix

We take this to pot-lucks. It makes a quick bread to compliment a meal or a topping for casseroles. The mixture recipe makes enough for 4 large batches. 9 cups flour 3 cups cornmeal 4 tsp salt 4 tbsp baking powder 3 cups sugar Mix this all together with a wire whisk and store it …

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Teenager Meat

Have you ever noticed that teenagers travel in herds and they are always hungry? This recipe is a great way to use up all of the extra teens that wander in. Just kidding, this isn’t made from teenagers, it is made for them. This is a joke around my house where teens — and now …

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starter in glass jar

Sourdough Starter

Elsewhere I talk about using sourdough starter, but how do you get this mysterious ingredient? Around my house this is referred to as Mom’s Yeast Beast, as it is more of a pet than an ingredient. Sourdough uses a wild yeast that grows in the air. Sourdough grown in San Francisco is different than when …

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