Also in this playlist...
This transcript is automatically generated
-- -- And -- -- you know.
Plus is a self proclaimed city girl living in big cities like LA and Chicago but stuff.
I track when she fell in love with a cowboy.
During the trip home to Oklahoma three Drummond got -- -- to remote ranch at fort kids and eventually began blogging about her country life.
Now she's sharing her cowboy tested recipes in the new book the pioneer woman cooks.
Recipes from an accidental.
-- -- -- Good morning to you ring I -- in quite some sort of summed up your life you end up way out in the middle of the and a elsewhere and start this -- a couple of years ago and just took off doesn't help your pioneer cooking that people line.
Well I was sort of.
If it's not -- enjoyed all the big city students that that I had an LA in -- -- this cowboy you're wranglers and ate steak and dictated that every -- so.
I think I had to -- to connect with simple and very hardy and very filling not necessarily let calorie.
I'll -- you say -- here reinstate a lot better better makes everything -- and a half our kids -- heard a little bit on the picky sites out.
That -- recipes -- -- that are simple everybody can find the ingredients that they're delicious look at these fabulous pictures of you with your children out there on the ranch you home school them by the way but still some cinnamon rolls.
One of the things you say that you don't like about regulars and minerals none of -- -- Right my biggest complaint within minerals is that there's too much bread and there's just a little bit of cinnamon -- so.
I sort of blow that out of the water with -- recipes so.
The -- is very simple he just make it on the -- -- you can not mess it up so if you're uncomfortable with piece you not be afraid.
I can't -- -- -- -- this is bad.
The secret -- -- them for how that's better.
Don't call the police in his and I think there's and that's and I got hander is one smart -- -- and I collect fat.
I don't -- she's a -- they just it's keeping it steady at totally.
Daily and then hands the sugar.
And same -- and you know it's a little sugar if this had been more sugar is better that's my motto when I text that I like this summer when she continues to do this and minerals are gonna take a quick time out.
And we come back more with three jump cut back.
Here's the question you know as we come back to the after the show shell when I have to leave -- -- get to bring my radio guys eighty muffins.
-- -- -- -- Generals -- -- probably just take that platter read that I was just a little I was -- -- little Brian Williams.
Yeah a long does the -- have -- -- it just -- had their eye on this platters that the price.
You in order to win over your affection to be able to take -- and I just one -- just didn't want walked it off.
-- can't yet he still operate right now.
Ted -- letting it and in its center about ten seconds you'll Fannie have to say I want to see how we can make our -- it's a what do you think this is drums by the way -- at the pioneer woman cooks I love the subtitles.
Recipes from an accidental country -- -- You're never shall -- country go right away as an -- up on the golf course.
-- actually need to Los Angeles for college worked in Los Angeles and I was headed for Chicago.
And then I made this fatal area of meetings since childhood friends for -- drink during Christmas break and but to a bar and -- how buoyant confidence smoky -- and.
He was doing -- -- regular council calling senator all we're missing one -- five dollars inside.
Notes so you admit you made the long does -- old -- here now stabbed and there -- an awful -- an out of -- in this role of satellite it's a good.
He got -- at the details that yeah I mean do you want to senator all that assisted big.
Clump of bread please LA with a greater -- sugar I have to assure -- -- -- -- good -- stiff network and a -- work out attendant and you can justify that I do.
You have a gym membership living out there in rural Oklahoma well there is no GM -- sound there's a guy named Jim yeah.
I think probably GM somewhere.
That -- I have four kids and we home school them because we let's have our out of town -- And felt I take have to ban takes cat's out of my yard on a daily basis so that's -- about the stories that you.
Re creating yourself and you find yourself in a situation I don't love which that's wonderful but then you're out and -- this rural environment and say okay.
I'm just gonna be who I'm gonna be out here and you become this pioneer woman with all these trustees and when -- -- on your computer and you start blogging.
Yes it was solid complete accident I mean I I had had four children.
My baby had just been weaned which I think it's always sort of -- -- turn kind of player we've just wean the crew off of your.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- They're totally gone boy -- my -- literally it was the first time that my house had been entity and years it seems -- I thought well what can I do I've got fat on those blogs being how hard -- that big fat -- up and running in ten minutes and I knew nothing about lives I didn't even have people commented on blogs so.
That's about four years ago and you know it's just it's just ground naturally and organically and I started posting and recipes on my site and I take pictures as -- -- the the better your site is gonna show us inside of your your cookbook because I hamster galaxy did it hasn't looked that wonderful Elaine slippery I love this book is -- Metairie.
And that's her sister for novices like myself.
You have pictures for every step of the process -- this so helpful.
For people who don't know what the heck they're doing now sits at the and that's cutbacks haven't -- of the finished debts and I was following planet have been hired Steve Hadley added that bad.
Now on the way have I thought all the fake fat thirty step farther and I -- thirty photos of that entire process yeah there's no question now you put it.
No this is different than when my wife makes these are you put him in a pie pan.
Which is a little different.
Well I I cut panicked but better.
And then cut -- and let it rise and and the key here is let's skip forward just a little -- the key here is that when you put when you call the -- rolls out of and right -- warm he drizzle this I think plug them and I think it's just powdered sugar and milk sugar with the I felt better late fall flavoring -- maple syrup and little dash of salt and a little coffee that it's just kind of -- dimensional.
It's sick it's it's a complete food groups -- -- -- -- sugar water its decision mineral diet delicious so when these roles are very very warm the I think this sort of falls into that -- and sacks and and it went up looking like this they they look like this NIC and isn't that great thing about this -- honestly is people here are.
-- -- -- Have had success with this that you really -- the.
You -- put on your website I just looked it says I'm a desperate housewife I live of the country I channel Lucille Ball and Ethel Merman.
Yes and Vivian -- individually.
And while playing on -- day.
Well I think apple Vernon -- -- below let's see wow.
Now I don't like -- -- -- probe.
We want to hairdo -- An important -- TV at the Latin.
Literally hasn't -- yeah going to.
Parents -- And nothing like old -- And that's why no -- notified at all.
Yeah and the easy part is that red hair right.
I'll bet and just say getting myself -- if you know jams and foibles in the country and it is still happens daily I still can't fellow -- I still don't know let's check anything out there that.
And so after his blog took off then.
You you decide to write this this cookbook -- simply amazing part of the story is how technology.
Helped you become.
A well known person out even though you're living in the middle of nowhere.
Right and mean it just and that timing is just amazing I mean nowhere else in history would an isolated.
Country one then.
And -- like the final -- we'll -- that's anytime you wanna be able to connect with the outside world and that's a way out.
Yeah I -- -- about Chad and I got to meet all these people who read my site for years I mean it's in the timing is just.
Couldn't have been better and I love it every day I just went captain -- we'll -- -- -- write about today is sure to check and.
It's a modern day version of having a party line when I grow about.
You're really didn't have anybody for mild but we had a party line where he got lonely you just picked up the phone -- let somebody else's -- that's a great analogy to write about and I.
And Michael are you pleased -- well I built a website is fantastic and it's the pioneer woman dot com right that's.
On it it's great it's got recipes it's got photographs a lot of cows.
It's gotten something on home schooling.
I I did a little bit of everything and not not anything really well that and it's it's a second patent.
I think for everybody photography lessons -- -- -- have -- have a -- Basset Hound named Charlie.
We're not gonna write children's books about who writes that he's sort of have is that little section on the blog so I am -- yeah well we get a -- and Charlie they'll have Charlie read about -- with.
-- -- -- Who can't -- my Charlie's been fixed that's my ticket and it.
If they move it -- I want to fascinating story of the pioneer woman -- trustees from accidental country girl -- encryption you think you could.
Okay -- take that let's -- the table.
Filter by section