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Soup’s On: Squaw Corn

This is a very old dish that’s been updated very little over the years. I’m not sure where it came from. This is just something our mothers put together. It seems to be a dish a farm wife might have … Continue reading

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Beef Stew: An Old Recipe

My goal in this blog is to share recipes that have become memorable for one reason or another. I especially like the old recipes from my childhood and early married life. The best ones have lasted all these years. This … Continue reading

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Soup’s On!: Old Fashioned Potato Soup

I love soup. It’s one of my favorite comfort foods. In addition, it’s a great comfortable food. Have you notice that people always seem relaxed and at ease with a soup? Well, maybe not the hoity-doity types, but, you know, … Continue reading

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Works For Me: Crockpot Garlic

My family and I are big garlic fans. Except for desserts, we use it in almost everything. We like it chopped up fresh, minced in everything from meats to veggies. It’s also easy and fun to grow – especially the … Continue reading

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Favorite Leftover Turkey Recipe

Got any turkey leftover? Turkey Tetrazinni is a dish we like almost as much as the big bird just out of the oven on Thanksgiving Day. Leftover turkey is great on nice crunchy rolls with all the other goodies. But my … Continue reading

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Cookbook: Cheap. Fast. Good!

Cheap. Fast. Good! By Beverly Mills and Alicia Ross Workman Publishing, 2005 This is my new favorite food book. Yes, there are tons of recipes in here but it’s so much fun to read that I won’t call it a … Continue reading

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Round Steak Works For Me

What works for me is ROUND STEAK. It is almost as versatile as hamburger and chicken. And, for me, it’s about the same price or less. I always shop the section of the meat department that is called “reduced meat” … Continue reading

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Crock-Pot Tamale Pie

A Crock-pot has been a part of my cooking life since the ‘70s. Two years ago when we moved into our RV and it’s tiny kitchen, I took the big six-quart crock-pot along because I thought I would take it to … Continue reading

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How I Feel About My Kitchen

    I can’t say I love to cook the way some gourmet cooks relish a whole day or weekend spent in the kitchen. My cooking is more the “dabble–at-it” style. But I do love food and everything that goes … Continue reading

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