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Classic cornbread

By Emmy Powell Whether I am prepping for a holiday or just cooking a comfort meal, bread is always a component of the meal. A classic go to is… Cornbread! It is a winter favorite but growing up we always ate it year-round. It is a classic comfort food that you can eat no matter [...]

December 20, 2022|Categories: Breads and Rolls, Holiday Treats, Recipes|0 Comments

Getting nutty for National Peanut Day

By Emmy Powell Today is National Peanut Day, so let’s go nuts and talk all about peanuts! Texas is the fourth-largest peanut-growing state in the nation, and it’s the ONLY state that grows all four peanut varieties! These varieties include Runner, Virginia, Spanish and Valencia. Do you know the difference between each type? Don’t worry. [...]

Cool off with ice cream in a bag

By Emmy Powell This summer has been HOT, to say the least. One thing that makes triple-digit days more bearable is a nice bowl of ice cream. Ice cream freezes at 21°F and can be made at home or in the classroom. The freezing point of water is lowered by adding salt to the ice [...]