Sweet Summer Squash Relish

This wonderful squash relish recipe is from my mother-in-law, Ann Crouch. I had never made squash relish and now I don’t know why I didn’t do this before now! It is a little time consuming but very well worth the wait! Wash then grate 10 cups of squash into a large bowl, add in two onions chopped …


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Squash Patties

It wasn’t until the end of the squash season that I received this recipe from my mother…. where have you been my whole life? This is one of my top two squash recipes! I hope you love it as much as we do! For this recipe, in my favorite southern style, you will need bacon … Continue reading Squash Patties

Fresh Cherry Hand Pies

Being from the south, fruit pies and cobblers are a staple during the summer months. My family and I have a young cherry tree that hasn’t produced many cherries until this year. However small, they pack a perfect sweet punch! Not being able to wait for my husband to gather the ladders, I jumped on … Continue reading Fresh Cherry Hand Pies

Kale Chips

We are always trying to find ways to get plenty of vegitables in our diet. I eat lots of salads but there are times I am just burned out on them. I recently purchaed a bag of kale chips from my local grocery store. I really enjoyed them so I began looking up recipes for … Continue reading Kale Chips

Cicadas AKA Katydids

Cicadas or Katydids are out in force! If you live in Kentucky, Tennessee, Illinois area, you know exactly what I’m talking about. It is amazing that these obnoxiously loud insects know when it is time to come out of the ground! Like clockwork, every 13 years, these strange creatures come out of the ground, from … Continue reading Cicadas AKA Katydids