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A Surprising Source!

Another Christmas Season is upon us and with it the meals with family and friends.  This past weekend I spent time with my mom and siblings celebrating an early Christmas.  My mom wanted to prepare a pre-Christmas dinner that closely … Continue reading

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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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Diner Food Time

My husband is a big fan of a diner staple – patty melts.  Don’t ask me why.  I, however, have never been a fan.  Maybe it is because I’ve never had a good patty melt.  My experience has been that … Continue reading

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