Monthly Archives: December 2020

Bacon Wrapped Individual Meatloaves

It’s National Bacon day! A form of bacon dates back to 4900 BC. The Chinese made a salted preserved pork belly. The idea made it’s way west and variations can be found in both Greek and Roman menus. The name … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Oxtails and Potatoes

My mother-in-law taught me how to slowly simmer and cook oxtails. I didn’t think I’d like them, but I sure did!! Contrary to the name, these are actually beef. The meat is tender and flavorful (similar to short ribs). Once … Continue reading

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What’s for Dinner? Sunday link up #295

This is the last party of 2020. I’m pretty happy to put this strange year behind us, but I also have to say, it wasn’t all bad. I got many things done I had put off for literally years. I … Continue reading

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Christmas Brunch – Frittata & Lox Sandwich with Caper Cream and Mock-Sangria

Can you believe tomorrow is Christmas? I love waking up and enjoying a cup of coffee by the fire and watching everyone open gifts. And I love to have a brunch that doesn’t take a lot of work afterwards! Here … Continue reading

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National Cookie Exchange Day!

It’s National Cookie Exchange Day! What better way to celebrate than join the Great Cookie Exchange and to bake a batch of cookies! If you haven’t already, grab a recipe to make and/or share a recipe you love to make. … Continue reading

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