Makes 2 dozen
Happy National Dog Day! Dog lovers, hug your favorite pet tight today and give them a little extra treat to celebrate the day.
3 cups rolled oats
1 cup pumpkin puree
1/2 cup peanut butter
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
+whole wheat flour for dusting
In the bowl of a food processor, place oats, and process until a coarse flour is created. Add peanut butter, pumpkin, cinnamon, baking powder, and egg. Process until a sticky dough forms.
Turn dough out onto a surface lightly dusted with whole wheat flour. Roll out to ½-inch thick. Cut out treats using a dog bone cookie cutter. Place onto a baking sheet lined with parchment paper. Bake at 350 for 15 minutes. Let cool or 5 minutes. Remove from pan and onto a cooling rack until cooled to room temperature. Place in a sealed container for up to 10 days.
Makes 4 Servings
Fried Okra is probably one of my personal favorite Southern traditions. Crunchy and flavorful, these little bites always bring joy to a summer dinner. These little beauties were a transplant to the Americas from Africa during the prime of the slave trade.
Makes 4 servings
Jambalaya is a Cajun/Creole staple that many in Louisiana and New Orleans have enjoyed for centuries, but who developed the original recipe and why does it have such staying power? First off we have to delve deep into who settled into the Gulf Coast area that is now Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana.