Eat more okra.
 

Take equal parts New England and Alabama; mix well. Pour into cast-iron skillet, heat in oven until crispy around the edges. 


Taking a look at my roots, from nutmeg to grits, and exploring plenty of different paths along the way. Exploring cookbooks as storybooks.

grit

NOUN: courage and resolve;

NOUN: singular form of grits, a dish of coarsely ground corn kernels boiled with water or milk.