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Annual Cookie Exchange Party – Part II

Let’s Keep These Cookies Coming! Are you ready to start baking those Christmas cookies?  I love to make a lot and share them with my neighbors and the people I work with – Not to mention my family loves them!  … Continue reading

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Easter Dinner

Easter is this Sunday!   We traditionally have a ham dinner at our house, so I thought I’d share with you the entire meal (with recipes of course!).

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Mardi Gras King Cake

King Cake is only available during Mardi Gras – a brioche style cake filled with cinnamon and sugar and decorated with the Mardi Gras colors.  What makes the cake special is the plastic baby that is baked inside.  The lucky … Continue reading

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Baked Ham with Pomegranate Glaze

Looking for a ham glaze that’s a little different than the standard honey mustard?  Here’s a great one!  It’s made with pomegranate molasses – a tart syrup made with pomegranate juice, lemon juice and sugar.   It’s a staple in … Continue reading

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What’s for Dinner? Sunday link up # 75

The holidays begin next week!!  I mean – it’s here!!  Do you need a break?  I know I do – the weather has been crazy and my work schedule has put a real damper on getting things done – and … Continue reading

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Whats for Dinner? Sunday link up # 71

It’s a recipe party! It’s the beginning of the holiday season.  Thanksgiving is THIS week!!  Need some more ideas?  Have some to share? And what about the days before the holiday – You have eat those day too – so, … Continue reading

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7 Thanksgiving Recipe Ideas

Thanksgiving is nearly here!!  I’m starting to gather ideas and recipes so I can plan our menu.  Here are some that might help you do the same!  Even one for the kids – ____________________________

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Red, White and Blue Berries

The 4th of July is right around the corner!!  I don’t know about you, but we have a big barbeque with lots of festive food!  I love really easy ideas.  When I was serving berries for breakfast the other day, … Continue reading

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Let’s Start Grilling!

Memorial Day Weekend is here – and with that, Summer Grilling Season!  Here are a few ideas to get you started…  

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Cinco de Mayo

This fun Mexican holiday celebrates Mexico’s victory over France in 1862 at the battle of Puebla.  Today we celebrate with Mexican dancers, pinatas and, of course, Mexican food!  Here are some Mexican inspired dishes to help you celebrate the holiday. … Continue reading

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