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Charlotte Knows Her Apples!

I first became intrigued with making Apple Charlotte after Mrs. Patmore’s refusal on “Downton Abbey” (due to her failing eyesight) to attempt to make the recipe when Lady Cora requested it for Sir Anthony Strallan. Apple Charlotte is also the … Continue reading

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Some Enchanted Evening, Part 1 of 2

As any of you who know me know, or who follow my blog know, last year was a pretty rough one that brought an incredible number of…well, if you want to be more positive, you’d refer to them as challenges. If you … Continue reading

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Set it and Forget It!

And no, I’m not talking about Ron Popeil’s Rotisserie oven, but mashed potatoes — in the slow cooker! This has been a difficult and challenging year (last year was no picnic, either), so desire and time for this blog has … Continue reading

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It’s a Two-Fer!

A few weeks ago, when I was casting about for something to have as our weekly meatless meal, I got the idea to make a Cream of Potato Soup from some leftover mashed potatoes. Soup and grilled cheese sandwiches sounded really yummy … Continue reading

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Bleu Bayou

In case you didn’t already know, my hubby LOVES bleu (blue) cheese. Well, actually, he pretty much enjoys ‘most any kind of cheese. I’m rather fond of it myself. 😉 As a matter of fact, the only way he really … Continue reading

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Can You Mashed Potato?

Not just the dance, but the side dish, as well? 😉 Potatoes have gotten a bad rap, bless their little eyes. 😉 Chris Voigt, head of the Washington State Potato Commission, got so fed up with all the trash talk … Continue reading

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Please, Make it Kraft Macaroni and Cheese!

Macaroni and cheese. Most of us are familiar with that blue box (if you purchase the name brand standard). As Wikipedia tells us, it’s been around since 1937: Kraft Dinner, known as Kraft Macaroni and Cheese in the United States … Continue reading

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