You see, I make and serve lunch at the homeless shelter, Our House, once a month. And, one day as I was talkin' to one of the dear residents about the cornbread I had just served, she told me of her mother's hot water cornbread recipe she dearly loved. Seems you just whip up a little cornmeal mix, oil, egg, and hot water. And then you fry it in a skillet of hot oil. Hummm...could this be my answer. Well, I couldn't wait to try it and yes, my quest has ended for that crispy fried cornbread flat patty. Yes, Virginia there is a Santa Claus. And, the moral of this story is...
Never, never, never, never, never give up. Until next time, sweet dreams, dear diary,
Oh, here's the recipe: