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Cranberry Orange Compote

I grew up eating Cranberry Jelly – you know that gelatinous stuff from a can. It was a staple at my house as a kid and I hated it. Twice a year my mom pulled out a special crystal dish, … Continue reading

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Cake Decorating Class for AHG – Sour Cream Cake

Previously I shared with you that I am helping a group of Tenderhearts and Explorers earn their Cake Decorating Merit Badge. We began by going over color theory. As I explained to the girls, cake decorating is like any other … Continue reading

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Pasta Limone

Today is National Fresh Spinach Day. Spinach is my daughter’s favorite vegetable. Around my house we eat it in salads, quiche, twice baked potatoes and in pasta limone. If you are unfamiliar with this dish, it is a super quick … Continue reading

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Quiche Lorraine

Do you remember the book Real Men Don’t Eat Quiche from the 80’s? The book is supposed to be a guidebook to all things masculine. First, I have never read the book. Secondly, quiche is not a girly food. All … Continue reading

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Salmon Cakes

Salmon Cakes, Salmon patties or Salmon Croquettes? Regardless to what you call them we all remember this childhood staple, some of us more fondly than others.  I hate to admit, but my mother’s were always hit and miss. Sometimes they … Continue reading

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My Grandmother’s Peach Cobbler

My grandmother was an amazing cook. Of course my grandfather taught her how to cook and when they got married, she could not boil water (her words, not mine). Never the less, I always remember her as a great cook. … Continue reading

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Corn and Black Bean Relish

While some days I enjoy spending time in the kitchen, other days I love quick and easy. Right now is time for quick and easy. Corn and Black Bean Relish is a family favorite. It goes great as a side … Continue reading

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