4 Reasons Pancakes Are Better Than Waffles

  Happy National Waffle Day! There was a time not too long ago (well, actually about three years ago now) when I thought waffles were better than pancakes. I can't say that's true anymore. Three years ago, I wrote a tribute to the waffle on National Waffle Day. Today, Continue Reading

Apple-Cinnamon Pancakes

I've mentioned before how my family loves pancakes. Well, this Saturday morning my husband woke up and asked for pancakes for breakfast. I didn't have milk, but I knew I had half and half in the fridge, so I thought maybe I could substitute that. I didn't realize, however, that I Continue Reading

Old-Fashioned Pancakes

What's a girl to do when her family is desperate for pancakes in the morning when they wake up, and she doesn't have any pancake mix in the house? Why she turns to the old faithfuls...the recipes her grandmothers and great-grandmothers used to create some of the best pancakes Continue Reading

Best Kentucky Biscuits and Gravy

My most favorite breakfast food of all time is biscuits and gravy, hands down. Nothing can compare. We do biscuits and gravy a little bit different here in Kentucky, and these recipes were passed down to me by my grandmother, who cooked everything with either lard or bacon Continue Reading

Kentucky Apple Butter

Years ago, I got my first taste of apple butter (at Joe Huber's restaurant in Starlight, Indiana, so it was not "Kentucky" apple butter), and I was hooked. Fortunately for me, my grandmother started making apple butter herself soon after that. Hers tasted a bit different than Joe Continue Reading