Category Archives: Recipes

Rollin’ in Dough

Ok, I know what your thinking,  She’s rollin’ in dough!  Did she win the lottery? Come into a huge inheritance?  Nope I tried out a new recipe for yeast dinner rolls.  I am not ashamed to admit that I like … Continue reading

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Pain de Mie

Last week I used up the last of the white bread and, rather than purchase more, I decided to make Pain de Mie. I love Pain de Mie.  It is made in a lidded bread pan that delivers a squared … Continue reading

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Two Fruits and Some Crust

Yesterday I was taking stock of my fresh fruit and noticed some apples and oranges were going to soon exceed their “best by” date.  I hate to see anything go to waste, This is especially true when you can’t just … Continue reading

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Bacon Brittle

A few weeks ago I was watching one of the cooking competitions on the Food Network where one of the contestants decided to up her burger entry with bacon jam.  I was intrigued enough to go on the hunt for … Continue reading

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Chicken and Tuna? You Bet!

Last Sunday it was our turn to host the gourmet group gathering.  It is the dog days of summer here in New Mexico and while the house is cool, the outside temperature begs for cold dishes.  And, truth be told, … Continue reading

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No Ribs!

Last week, while planning our menu for the upcoming week, I included some baby back ribs that were in the freezer.  I thought they would be perfect on July 4th.  Then, because ribs are always a two meal event, I … Continue reading

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Starting Over

It has been quite a while since I’ve been up to posting.  But I suspect I can be forgiven considering what has gone on in the last eight months of my life.  Without boring you with too many details, since … Continue reading

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