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December 19, 2016
Toffee Ready To Go

Best Gifts are Homemade: English Toffee aka Grandmother’s Butterscotch

It’s impossible for me to wrap my brain around the holidays without thinking about family and reflecting on memories from childhood. Especially when it comes to […]
August 30, 2016
Perfect Peaches Ready for a Summer Fruit Pie

Summer Fruit Pot Pie: New Duds for an Old Fruit Pie Friend

I can see the problem you are having.  A giant mound of peach perfection and you are so tired of fruit pie and cobbler (Okay, we […]
August 3, 2016
Fresh from the Oven Cherry Pie

Cherry Cherry Cherry Pie & How to Trick Out Store Crust

Nothing says summer like a fruit pie, especially cherry pie, warm with a generous scoop of vanilla ice cream.  But for me there is one not […]
May 15, 2016
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Oh Sweet Pea, Won’t You Dance With Me….

Say it ain’t so!!  This sad infographic appeared this week from a consulting company that focuses on food and beverage trends.  For me, the really sad […]
April 24, 2016
Crazy Spread of Pizza Toppings

Pizza Party – Getting Pot Luck-y Part III

BYOPT! Bring your own pizza toppings.   Pizza Party extraordinaire. In case you haven’t guessed, these newfangled pot lucks (emphasis on the LUCKY, not the pot) are […]
January 29, 2016
Coconut Turmeric Curry with Winter Vegetables

Turmeric: It Cures What Ails You and Makes a Mean Curry

You know a movement has had its awareness sufficiently raised when a blithe reference slips into a throw-away line on a sitcom. After two posts on […]