Category Archives: ham

Waste Not….

I grew up in a family of six that tried not to waste anything useful.  For example, my grandmother loved watermelon and, after eating the pulp, would either bury the rinds around her tomato plants or pickle them as a … Continue reading

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A Class of …None

Every year I donate a cooking class to Corrales MainStreet as part of their silent auction.  This past year was no different. I offered to do a Cajun Cooking class for three people – the most I can fit comfortably … Continue reading

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Soups On!

Yesterday I wrote about my Christmas “toys”; or what everyone else calls new kitchen appliances, tools and cookbooks. Today I want to share a recipe I made that caught my eye in one of the cookbooks I received for Christmas. … Continue reading

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