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When Netflix Leads to the Kitchen

I have a coworker who’s always sharing her favorite Netflix show that she discovered. Recently, she shared her love of a show called Taste of the Country. The show is set on South Pond Farm in Ontario. I get cold … Continue reading

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Fast Food From Home

It’s almost that time of year—summertime, when the kitchen is too hot to cook and yet, going out to eat is boring, not to mention unhealthy for the wallet. I have my go to meals for when things are busy … Continue reading

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What a Mess

There’s a meme on Facebook about Thanksgiving dinner. I’m sure most of you have seen it. It sums up the holidays pretty much like this: hours to prepare, minutes to eat, and days to clean up afterward. It’s funny because … Continue reading

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A Recipe for Delicousness

Despite the hubbinator’s desire to purchase me something other than books for Christmas (I do not understand this way of thinking, but as he still has a belly button, I am almost positive he has not been replaced by an … Continue reading

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All Alone in the Kitchen

I love to bake, especially during the winter.  This year, I decided to make extra batches of cookies and freeze them, so I could pull cold cookies out of the freezer when it’s a 100 or so outside. I had … Continue reading

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Son of a Biscuit

When I was 13 and again as as a bride at 20, my grandmother tried to teach me to make biscuits. I love baking, which isn’t the same as cooking, and so I thought it should be no problem. She … Continue reading

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Early Christmas Shopping—The Cooking Spree

Yes, it’s that time of year again. No, not for present shopping. That happens on December 24th. I’m talking about the shopping before the holidays, the one I do to support my baking habit. One of the things I love … Continue reading

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A Change Will Do Me Good

When I ask God for a sign as to what I should do, I always make it clear the sign I expect is a full-sized billboard with a few neon arrows pointing to it. So far She had never obliged … Continue reading

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Me versus the Crock Pot

My crock pot hates me. There, I said it. I put stuff in, turn it on and get mush or undercooked vegies out of it. It’s a plot. The toaster is in on it. I think they’re related. I just … Continue reading

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Grillin’ Adventures

I love grilled food. Especially the blackened bits that usually contain fats and may cause cancer. Those things. That I know is a genetic trait. I get it from my mother, who only thinks it’s toast if it’s burnt. So … Continue reading

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