I’ll Just Call It “Corn”

It started the other day… when I found a jar full of Corn Holders… at a Thrift Store

I had corn holders once upon a time… but, somehow they have been lost… sold at a yard sale… or given away…

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But, when my Daughter-in-law had them at her house… It brought back that I hadn’t seen any at my house for quite some time… A thing to put on my mental list of things I would like to have… if I ever ran across them…

Then the following day at another Thrift Shopping Day… I ran into this lovely clear glass dish about 21″ long by 9″ wide… with the prettiestcorn on the cob” design around the edge…

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I could just picture a big plate of corn on the cob when visitors from Georgia come up in a couple of weeks…

and today I found this cute Country Corn Pot Holder… so I felt it was a sure thing that I needed to buy it… what with it being 50% OFF Day!…OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Then to top it off I had some leftover cut off the cob corn from dinner yesterday… and not to let it go to waste… I fixed Corn Fritters“… and turned out the best I had ever made!…

Recipe- made up by me!…

1 cup Fresh cut off corn that I had cooked…

3/4 cup Fluffy Plain Pancake Mix…

1-egg…

Mixed together and dropped on sprayed hot skillet… turn after browning… They rose perfectly and browned just right… and the taste was to die for!…

Made only about 5 cakes (fritters)… but, plenty!

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OK!… I ate one as soon as it was cooked!

I wish I knew a corny joke to tell you… It would be appropriate right now…

Oh, I do!

Jokes4us.com

Q: Why didn’t anyone laugh at the gardener’s jokes?
A: Because they were too corny!

Q: How did the tomato court the corn?
A: He whispered sweet nothings into her ear.

Q: What did the corn say when he got complimented?
A: Aww, shucks!
Q: Why shouldn’t you tell a secret on a farm?
A: Because the potatoes have eyes and the corn has ears.

Q: How is an ear of corn like an army?
A: It has lots of kernels.

Q: What do you get when a Corn cob is run over by a truck?
A: “Creamed” corn.

Q: What do you call the best student at Corn school?
A: The “A”corn.

 

 

 

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3 thoughts on “I’ll Just Call It “Corn”

  1. You are so very lucky when you go Thrift Shop looking. I know you go on the spur of the moment but I wish I could go along one day. Why could you not use another vegetable in the fritters? Might be fun to try. Of course the jokes would need to change.

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