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7-UP Pound Cake

I have been recipe testing again. I am working on a few loaf recipes that I can give away year round. I was looking for ingredients that are easy to find and you can...

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Smoked Gouda Mac and Cheese

Ok, so making homemde macaroni and cheese isn’t as easy as making the blue stuff in the box. However, the homemade version is so much better. Don’t get me wrong, the blue box stuff...

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Holy Guacamole

I used to be a guacamole hater. There I have said it! In my defense the only guacamole I ever tasted was from Taco Bell. To say it was gross was an understatement. Then,...

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Baked Eggs

My coworker Lindsey gave me some fresh eggs.Her family lives in Amelia County and they get fresh eggs from a farmer near by.I think fresh eggs are the best.I can’t get them all the...

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Pinchitos

There is not a bar in Spain that does not serve these delicious morsels as a tapa.My friend Carmen makes these with chicken, pork and beef.All are very good, but I would have to say my...

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Baked Fontina

I would have to say this is one of the easiest appetizers I have come across. Actually, I think I could just eat this for dinner. As a main course, nothing wrong with that....

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National Ice Cream Month

This month is National Ice Cream Month.Did you know TasteSpotting is partnering with Dreyer’s/Edy’s Slow Churned Light Ice Creamto feature all kinds of Ice Creams. I don’t need a reason to eat ice cream,...

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Saint Kateri Tekakwitha Cedar Planked Salmon

Planked cooking was first introduced by the Native Americans. It is no wonder, grilling on natural wood, imparts a slightly smoky flavor and makes your grilled food moist and flavorful. You are probably wondering where...

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Mini Pigs in a Blanket

I know Yall are laughing at me, arn’t you? I know what you are thinking, Pigs in the blanket? Really Veronica, you did a post on pigs in the blanket? Well these are not...

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Homemade Mint Tea.

Mint has been known for centuries for its great taste and smell. It has been known to settle many tummy aches. Mint is so versatile it has been used for medicinal purposes as well...