Author Archives: HelenFern

Alaska Fish and Chips

Just two states left! It’s been a fun year of tasting and testing and learning about the food culture of our country. This week we explore Alaska. Reindeer dogs are a popular dish and  the Alaskan king crab always garners … Continue reading

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Baked Andouille and Grits with an Egg

We love grits at our house. We eat them for dinner, lunch and breakfast. This recipe could be any one of those and taste delicious each time. I use chicken sausage because it’s got less fat, but the pork sausage … Continue reading

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What’s for Dinner? Sunday Link up #231

The holidays are upon us! Next week is the Winter Solstice – the longest night of the year. Are you ready for the holidays? Do you have your lists? And by the way…   This is the home of a … Continue reading

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New Mexico Sopapillas

New Mexico is home to the puffy little breads called sopapillas. A fried bread that has a pocket in the middle. Go anywhere in New Mexico and you’ll find sopapillas filled with meats or cheese or honey – a versatile … Continue reading

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Buffalo Legs & Fries

I love buffalo wings but my husband doesn’t like how little meat you get on a wing. Well, I was in the mood for some hot wings so I bought some legs and instead. This dish is super simple. I … Continue reading

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