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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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It’s Good to Be the King!

Tomorrow is Ash Wednesday, which marks the beginning of Lent.  I know that tomorrow is Ash Wednesday because I know today is Fat Tuesday. And why do I know today is Fat Tuesday? Because here in East Texas, bordering Louisiana … Continue reading

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You’ll Be Looking for the Dough Boy!

Err, the Pillsbury Dough Boy, that is, not a WWI soldier! 😉 I made up a batch of  my basic yeast roll dough recipe a few days ago, and so one morning this week, I baked us a batch of … Continue reading

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