Whether you've cooked with cast iron since Grandma first taught you how to make cornbread, or you're brand spankin' new to this king of cookware, we want to hear your favorite "cooking with cast iron" stories!!

Share your story as a comment on this blog post by midnight CDT on Friday, May 4th, and you'll be entered for a chance to win a cast-iron skillet from Lodge Manufacturing. Our editors will review the submissions and choose our favorite story from the bunch.

To get you in the mood, check out 7 Ways With a Cast-Iron Skillet and Cast-Iron Skillet Desserts for classic cast-iron recipes and some fresh new favorites.

To see the complete set of rules, click here.