Monthly Archives: January 2012

Meatball Minestrone Soup (Crock Pot)


Good Monday to you! I have a little giveaway business to take care of and then…oh, then. The. Soup. I will tell you about this tasty soup of wonder.  But first and foremost…the winners of the Unbroken book giveaway are Jamie email address jlhspalding and Nancy email address Thanks to all those who […]

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Game Day Recipe Roundup


Hello to you on this cold old Saturday morning. Super Bowl Sunday is just around the corner, my friends. And I know that a handful or two of you have plans to watch this very important game of wonder and great anticipation.  I have to admit, it is pretty much the only “game” I watch […]

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Red Velvet Cream Cheese Brownies


  I double dog dare you to make this pretty little recipe.  Then I triple dog dare you NOT to eat 5 of them yourself. Because not eating 5 of them yourself with take skill.  And restraint.  And mental will power.  Of which I have none. See you at the gym, I will be there […]

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Buttermilk Pancakes


  In southern Utah there is a quaint cabin tucked into the hillside surrounding Panguitch Lake. It’s been there as long as I can remember, with its wide wooden porch, upstairs loft of toys, and lovely owner…who happens to be my Aunt Pat. She is a dear little lady with a knack for fishing, generously […]

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Unbroken {Giveaway}


 THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED No recipe today my friends.  Please don’t panic. I have not fallen out of love with food. I’ll be sharing two new recipes with you before the week is complete. If you can’t wait that long click over to my recipe file where more than 400 recipes are just waiting […]

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Chicken and Vegetable Stir Fry


  This year I am planning on doing a little cleaning up around here. There are some really great recipes lurking way back in my archives that I originally posted in the first few months of this little blogs life.  Back when it was just me, two or three of you…and my mom. 🙂 These […]

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Soft Pretzel Bites


The winner of the Scrabble Game Giveaway is Amanda email address  A few days ago, in the middle of the black night I heard these words whispered from a small boy at the side of my bed.  “Mom. Hey Mom! Mom, can me and Nate play the Wii?” Um. Are you kidding me? It’s […]

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German Chocolate Pie


  I know it’s January. And some of you have vowed to never look at sugar again, or sniff it…or (heaven forbid) TASTE it for the rest of your entire hard knock life.  Or until February 1st…whichever comes sooner. And to those of you who have taken this vow, I apologize. I am sincerely sorry […]

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Hearty Chicken and Biscuits


  I’m always on the lookout for new recipes to share with you all. I read all kinds of cookbooks and magazines, watch the Food Network and hit my family and friends up for their best recipes. My very favorite are “Something From Nothing” recipes. You know the kind. They don’t have a lot of […]

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Speed Scrabble GIVEAWAY!


 So, you know and I know that this is a food blog, right? Which means I post recipes for you all and then I cross my fingers and hope that you love the food and that your family and friends call you super cook of the universe.  That is my goal, plain and simple.  But […]

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