Pat is a certified ELA, speech, and drama teacher. She enjoys writing, reading, baking, gardening, and crafting. Top writer in Food and Cooking.


So much better than store-bought.

My Coconut-Oatmeal Cookies made with Sourdough Discard.
Sourdough Coconut-Oatmeal Cookies — Photo by Patricia J. Davis

I’m a feminist, even though I’m a traditional woman.

Photo by That's Her Business on Unsplash

Getting thinner means feeling better.

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One story of a blue norther and a failing power grid.

My house after more than a week of winter storms and temperatures near freezing This is the first time I dared venture outside my front door. The snow on top of ice made walking a delight! Photo by Patricia Davis.

American’s should be angered and saddened

This is the scene I am watching on my TV as I write this post. Photo by Patricia Davis

It was a difficult year, but we can feel hope.

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My grandma’s oatmeal bread recipe is a family favorite.

I made this loaf using wild yeast levain (aka sourdough starter) instead of store bought yeast. Photo by Patricia Davis — Author.

Patricia Davis

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