Grandma’s Apple Tarts and Tea Cakes

When I think of Grandma, I can’t help but think of apple tarts, tea cakes and hoe cakes.  You can find the hoe cake recipe here. Grandma Elrod is my mom’s mother.  She passed away when I was 18.  It was my first experience of losing someone that I dearly loved and it was difficult […]

Grandma Fisher’s Brunswick Stew & Pink Cloud Salad

National Grandparents Day is Sunday, Sept. 8.  I’m so glad that grandparents have their own special day, but to me, every day is grandparents day! My grandparents are all deceased, but that doesn’t stop the precious memories from flooding my mind.  If I taste a certain food or hear a special song that reminds me […]

Grandma’s Hoe Cakes

I’m about to share with you the easiest and most scrumptious southern recipe ever – the hoe cake.  It can be written as two words or one.  I prefer two. My maternal grandma had a stroke when I was a toddler and she passed away when I was 17.  All of my memories are of […]