Category Archives: Holidays

Thanksgiving Dinner Rehearsal

It is that time of year! As much as I love the tried & true traditional Thanksgiving dishes that are such a part of my holiday psyche, I am always looking for something new. One can only eat so much … Continue reading

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Compilation of my canned Christmas music protest on FB

I’ve had about all of “White Christmas” and “Winter Wonderland” I can stomach. Who has actually roasted a chestnut on an open fire? Bah Humbug to all of it. The 24/7 Christmas radio, canned restaurant and mall music has pretty … Continue reading

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Cappuccino Fudge

Simply Amazing. 1 jar marshmallow cream (7oz) 1/2 Cup sugar 2/3 Cup heavy whipping cream 1/4 Cup butter 1 teaspoon instant espresso powder 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon (no more than this) 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 bag semi-sweet chocolate chips (12oz) Line … Continue reading

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Too much time thinking about food…

Planning all these holiday meals has taken considerable time and brain power, this year.   That’s not a whine, it just has.  Between the brainstorming for ideas, looking for new recipes, the combat grocery shopping, and coordinating with all the … Continue reading

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Chatterings 1

This little piggie came home last Sunday night.  I feel like I’ve been gone quite awhile…maybe because I kept extending my return home date.  First, we were driving home on Thursday, which quickly changed to Friday and then I decided … Continue reading

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