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ELK….It’s what’s for dinner!

Remember that Elk meat my parents sent me? Well, after long thought I finally decided what to make first.....it so would've been the backstrap had Chicken been home, but he's off gallavanting around Long Island this week...alright, I guess he's probably been busy working, but any trip that leads 5+ miles from this house is… Continue reading ELK….It’s what’s for dinner!

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The ‘I just slapped myself they’re so good’ mashed potatoes!

I started with potatoes..washed and skinned them... Boiled them... Oh yee gads, I'm not very good with a camera....look Grandma's cookie jar! Back to the potatoes.... Mmmm.. sour cream, cream cheese & shredded cheddar, little bit of garlic salt.....if this is wrong, I don't wanna be right! All dressed & ready for the party! Dang… Continue reading The ‘I just slapped myself they’re so good’ mashed potatoes!

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Banana-Carrot Bread!

Fruit?.....check! Veggies?......check! 3 hungry boys?......check, check & check! All the makings for a great after school snack! I'm always trying out new banana bread recipes and this one is made with lots of grated carrots...sneaking in those veggies anywhere I can! I had this ready for the boys after school today and the entire loaf… Continue reading Banana-Carrot Bread!

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Food Glorious Food!

So you're wondering what I've been doing since my last post? Food and more food that's what! I started the Holidays off with crackers & Nutella..just a couple handfuls mind you, and I've been going strong ever since! Let's see, there's the pecan pralines..my grandmothers recipe, which I must say I have finally mastered, the… Continue reading Food Glorious Food!