Project STIR

Reviving Project STIR

Reviving Project STIR

I’m rekindling my family recipe project. We all have memories tied to food. The healing properties of Mamaw’s chicken and rice. Standing on the kitchen stool to help…

Happy Thanksgiving Canada!

Happy Thanksgiving Canada!

Last year when we were celebrating family recipes with Project STIR I learned a lot about different holidays, and decided to feature some of them here on the blog.

Mom’s Pound Cake

Mom’s Pound Cake

My mom’s pound cake. I remember her making it all the time as a kid, and when I grew up and came home to visit, she would always make me one to take back to my dorm and share with my lucky friends. It just tastes like home to me.

Grandmother’s Kipfuls

Grandmother’s Kipfuls

This blog post is packed full of priceless photos of Mary Kathleen making a family recipe with her daughter. And that’s what Project STIR is all about.

Great Auntie Margaret’s Spice Cake

Great Auntie Margaret’s Spice Cake

I connected with April through the link up at Adventures of Mel. I invited her to participate in our first Venture Link Up and have been enjoying her content ever since!

Meet Buse from Turkey

Meet Buse from Turkey

Hello, I’m Buse. I’m an artsy person from Izmir Turkey who lives in Istanbul. I love to do DIY stuff, all kinds of arts & crafts. I’m a freelance musician and an event organizer.

Pappy’s Fruit Cake Recipe

Pappy’s Fruit Cake Recipe

While writing is my trade, I have always loved to cook, and I grow a lot of my own produce, participate in a CSA, and usually spend no less than an hour on every dinner I make!

Polish Faworki, from Eva Polak

Polish Faworki, from Eva Polak

To this day, the smells of certain dishes make me smile and remember my childhood. Faworki remind me of New Year an Carnaval season, and of course they are delicious!

Talya’s Strawberry Cake

Talya’s Strawberry Cake

I met Talya through the Arkansas Women Bloggers and fell in love with her writing style. I love her southern charm and love for literature and food and gardening.

Grandma’s Sandwich Cookies

Grandma’s Sandwich Cookies

Today I’m excited to share the second Project STIR film… from right here in Northwest Arkansas. Watch Mel teach her son to make her great-grandmother’s chocolate…