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{Heirloom Recipe} Corny Oat Banana Bread

{Heirloom Recipe} Corny Oat Banana Bread

This is the best banana bread.  Ever. Throughout my childhood, when I saw bananas turning overripe and spotted brown, I knew my mom was planning to make this banana bread.  I don’t know the origins of the recipe, so I’ll just credit my mother with this amazing contribution to the world. I swear I’m not … Continue reading

{Life Lesson from Pizza} Easier-is-better Cornmeal Pizza Crust with Boozy Heirloom Tomato Sauce and Crispy Kale

{Life Lesson from Pizza} Easier-is-better Cornmeal Pizza Crust with Boozy Heirloom Tomato Sauce and Crispy Kale

I didn’t think making pizza crust would give me a lesson about life, but sometimes cooking is unexpected. This pizza is delicious: the cornmeal crust is crispy but tender, and actually holds up to taking a bite out of a piece without falling apart. The heirloom tomatoes made a sweet and rich sauce, with a hint of spice. The crispy kale added a nice crunchy texture. Continue reading