A 4th of July Grilling Recipe

This recipe was in our local newspaper a few weeks ago and I couldn’t wait to try it.  BEER GRILLED CHOPS 4 boneless pork loin chops, trimmed, about 1 pound Marinade 1/4 soy sauce 1 C beer – room temperature 2 T brown sugar 2 tsp. grated fresh ginger root Combine marinade ingredients together well; place…
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My New Favorite Brownies

After having a bonfire over the weekend with some friends, I had some left-over smore ingredients.  When I saw this recipe on Picky Palate, I just HAD to try them.  Picky Palate is one of my favorite food blogs so rather than reposting the recipe or retaking the photos, I am just going to send…
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Recipe: Rhubarb Berry Crisp

I LOVE Rhubarb and anxiously await its arrival in the spring.  Unfortunately, due to my schedule, it took me until yesterday to go out to my neighbors patch and pick some.  I couldn’t decide what to make as I have so many good recipes, but I knew that I wanted to make something that included…
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Applesauce-Spice Cupcakes from Martha Stewart’s Cupcakes

I LOVE Cookbooks and have way to many of them, but I couldn’t resist getting MARTHA STEWART’S CUPCAKES: 175 Inspired Ideas for Everyone’s Favorite Treat. I first heard about it on her show and then saw it at Target. So, I thumbed through it and knew that I wanted to get it. Today, my daughter…
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Balsamic Roasted Pork Tenderloin

Tonight I tried a new recipe from one of my favorite Food Network chefs, Robin Miller and her cookbook Quick Fix Meals. I have had her cookbook for awhile and have made a few things from it. Since I have a whole hog in our freezer, I have been making a lot of meals around…
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Deliciously Delectable Carrot-Raisin Muffins from Gooseberry Patch’s Farmhouse Kitchen Cookbook

I have been a fan of Gooseberry Patch for awhile, and have recently “fanned” them on Facebook. So, I now get regular updates of new cookbooks and recipes on my Facebook Homepage. In January, they shared this recipe and I made it for bookclub last month and thought I would share it with you. Yummy…
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A Perfect Winter Recipe

Today my house is smelling so good because I have 2 crock pots full of my favorite soup cooking away. One crockpot is for us and one is for my dear friend who just had a baby. This soup is so easy to make and if you are going to make 1 batch, it is…
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A Quick and Easy Halloween Treat

I saw these cookies in a magazine ad and thought they cute and easy to make. They definately were! These are from the website. Chocolate Mummy Cookies (or skeleton hand cookies) 1 pouch Betty Crocker sugar cookie mix 2 Tbs unsweetened baking cocoa 1/3 butter or margarine, softened 1 egg 1 container Betty Crocker…
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Recipe: Quick-Fix Beef Burrito Skillet

I tried a new recipe tonight and it was quite good, so thought I would share it with you. I got the recipe from Their website is full of recipes. I like them because most of the ingredients are in my fridge and pantry anyway and they are usually quick and easy to make.…
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Recipe: Fresh Salsa

As you can see from a previous post, I have been in the mode of using fresh fruit and vegetables in recipes. A few nights ago I made fresh salsa from the tomatoes and jalepenos given to us from friends and neighbors. So, I thought I would share with you how I make fresh salsa.…
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