John’s Haluski

When John first described this recipe to me, I was a bit sceptical. I like cabbage, I like noodles. But together? After making his recipe for Haluski, the answer is a resounding YES! Haluski is a dish that originated in eastern Europe. There are versions from Poland, Slovakia, Ukraine, Hungary and Romania–all places where cabbage grows well and people…
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Madge Prewitt’s Apple Cake

Madge Prewitt died at the age of 90 on Wednesday, June 3, 2009 in Corbin, KY.  Her obituary tells us that she was a member of the First Baptist Church and had been a hostess at the Holiday Inn Restaurant, that she was survived by a daughter and granddaughter, a brother and his wife, a…
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Garlic Toast

My mother and father grew up in the Great Depression.  From it they learned not to waste anything.  Dad reused lumber and other building materials, repaired tools and saved everything he thought he might be able to use sometime.  Mom turned ham and turkey bones into soup stock, saved old bread for bread pudding, made…
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Wayne And Sondra’s Salmon

  Our friends Wayne and Sondra love to play bridge, and we have had some great times at the cabin with them.  Wayne likes to hunt and fish.  One time when he was at the cabin for the opening weekend of deer season, he brought along an electric skillet and all the ingredients to cook Friday…
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