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Strawberry Shortbread Bars

It’s strawberry season!! I love these ruby gems of sweetness. And I love shortbread. I decided to make some changes to my recipe and add these yummy berries to them. They came out softer than regular shortbread (you almost needed … Continue reading

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Cranberry Orange Scones

I might have mentioned this before – my brother took me and my sister to the cranberry bogs in Washington state. The harvest was long over, but it was quite interesting visiting the museum and learning about the wet and … 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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Michigan Pasties – Easy Meat Pies

Michigan – Pasties The next state up is Michigan. Although there are a lot of foods that are associated with this state, the pasties are pretty popular. In the upper Peninsula it’s a local tradition! It’s a savory pastry filled … Continue reading

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