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Experimental Cooking and other things…

So tonight is more experimental cooking. I am mixing beef, yellow curry mix (with Jamaican flair), onions, orange bell pepper, frozen mixed veggies, cream, and flour (thickener) and making some kind of curry-ish-gravy to put over rice. I am not … Continue reading

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The BEST bowl of malt-o-meal EVER

Okay, So I know this isn’t the best topic to start with, but I can’t get it off my mind. Tonight I am home sick, and didn’t feel like making a proper meal. The only thing that caught my eye … Continue reading

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Not-too-sweet Strawberry Biscuits

It is fresh strawberry season here in the Pacific Northwest. A local burger joint has their fresh strawberry shakes, shortcakes, and smoothies on special right now. My father-in-law purchased a half-flat (6 quarts) of strawberries recently, and needed them to … Continue reading

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Foods from Childhood: Mamma B’s Quick-n-Easy Chocolate Pie

Hello, family and friends! My Mamma’s Apple Pie recipe is still coming soon. I keep forgetting to grab my hand-written cookbook to get it. I have yet to memorize it. To make up for it, I am featuring my Mamma … Continue reading

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Getting in the Holiday Spirit! ~~Eggnog Recipe~~

Last post I discussed Thanksgiving (despite it being over)… Now, it is time to look forward to the Winter holidays. Now, winter holidays I tend to celebrate are Christmas and New Year’s.  There are a few dishes that grace the … Continue reading

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Experimental Cooking: Savory Crepes! (v1)

You read correctly: Crepes! I was looking through my kitchen and (after having to throw a fair amount of forgotten food away. 😦  ) I was uncertain what I should make for dinner. I started to flip through my cookbook … Continue reading

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Experimental Cooking: Cinnamon Swirl Bread

Okay. This recipe is VERY involved. As in set aside at least 3 hours to make it, maybe 3.5 (though a lot of that is rising). It ended up really tasty! Here is the recipe! Cinnamon-Swirl Bread Ingredients 1 tbsp. … Continue reading

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