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Ugly – But TASTY! – Pecan Pie

I love pecan pie, but really kinda hate the cloying sweetness I usually find in versions made with corn syrup. I know that there has to be an answer, because I have had awesome pecan pies, so, when the nice … Continue reading

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Best! Mashed Potatoes

Last year, I came across Tyler Florence’s crazy good mashed potato hack, where you actually boil the potatoes in heavy cream, and then save that cream (and all that potato flavor) to mash the potatoes! Like I said, crazy good, … Continue reading

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Cherry Coke Cake With Cream Cheese Frosting

If there was ever a time to settle back with a nice slice of cake, then surely now is that time. The thing is, a lot of folk don’t want to be bothered the trouble of making a cake – … Continue reading

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Queso Mac and Cheese

My husband came across an ad for Frank’s Red Hot® Queso Dip Seasoning, and he was wicked interested, so… we checked out our main market and… nothing. Then we checked out our also kinda main, but back-up market and, again… … Continue reading

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Strawberry Lemonade Blondies

My husband came across this recipe from 12tomatoes.com, who adapted it from The View From Great Island, and, since he does love him a citrus-y treat, asked me to make a batch to try and mebbe share with friends (not … Continue reading

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A Better Burger

I actually have this filed as ‘Best! Burgers’ – and the recipe is based on Craig Claiborne’s ‘Ultimate Burger’ recipe – but calling something ‘Ultimate’ or ‘Best’ tends to set off some folk, so… Surely ‘Better’ is a nice name, … Continue reading

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Colby Jack Cheese Sauce

There are a lot of ways to make a cheese sauce for nachos. Or queso. Or, just cheese sauce for bacon and tomato on a toasted English muffin. And this cheese sauce, based on a recipe from the nice folk … Continue reading

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Beignets in the Air Fryer (!)

See; I bought these silicon ‘egg bite cups’ late last year, thinking that they’d make a fun gluten-free munchie for folk when they come over. Using my multi-pot. Haven’t made those yet, but then I came across an allrecipes.com recipe … Continue reading

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Spinach and Artichoke Casserole

I have to be honest, here. This was not one of my favorites; though my husband quite liked it. It was, however, a thing of beauty, I think, coming out of the oven and would have had dinner guests going … Continue reading

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Mustard Onion for Burgers and ?

We were chilling for the weekend, as one does when Sheltering in Place is the thing to do, and had a taste for burgers. As it so happened, I had a pound of ground round and pork meatloaf mix in … Continue reading

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