comfort food · desserts · Farmers Market recipes

Tongue-thrilling peach cobbler filling

Last weekend our extended family had a spur-of-the-moment cookout.  My husband’s Aunt Pat had driven up from deep East Texas to spend the weekend, the weather was unusually mild for Texas in August, and my father-in-law was in the mood to grill.  We had to take advantage of that combination of events for a fun… Continue reading Tongue-thrilling peach cobbler filling



Berry Week: Day 3~ Berry-Green Tomato Cobbler

 “A world without tomatoes is like a string quartet without violins.” – Laurie Colwin I have a long-standing adoration of tomatoes, cooking with and eating raw as many as I possibly can during tomato season.  Throughout winter and early spring I long for their return to the farmers’ markets.   The best tomatoes I have… Continue reading Berry Week: Day 3~ Berry-Green Tomato Cobbler


Family- and Budget-Pleasing Strawberry Cobbler

I’ve been reading many beautiful food blogs this week, as I love to get good ideas from talented home cooks, chefs and bakers.  It’s hard to navigate them all, trust me, as there are thousands upon thousands of them! I’m just thankful that you’ve come across mine, because I am so happy to share what… Continue reading Family- and Budget-Pleasing Strawberry Cobbler


Blueberry-peach cobbler at sister’s house

Tonight my three sons and I had a delicious dinner at my sister’s house. We made spicy barbecue beef roast, macaroni and cheese, and green beans with new potatoes. I received a huge compliment from my sis when she said that the green  beans tasted just like our late mama’s. No better compliment! 🙂 For dessert I improvised… Continue reading Blueberry-peach cobbler at sister’s house