Tag Archives: Comfort Food

Curried Butternut Squash & Carrot Soup


I recently traveled to Rhode Island and New Hampshire for a week of fun with a girlfriend.  We ate, drank, shopped, skied, drank more, watched chick flicks, ate more, shopped more and slept enough.  It was a great time for … Continue reading

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Please, Please Help Me, Help Me, Help Meeeee, Oooooooh!


If you are reading this post I am asking for your help.  I don’t receive many comments on my blog but I raise a question and I need your assistance, whether a loyal reader or if you just stumbled onto … Continue reading

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Gama’s Buttermilk Pie


I promised “vintage” recipes for the month of May.  I looked up the word vintage in the dictionary and turns out it is a word used to describe wine.  This may not be news to you, my savvy readers, but it … Continue reading

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Soup’s On


  Wow I’ve missed blogging.  Not only have I been incredibly busy the last week or so but when I got a new Mac Mini from my man Dan for Valentines Day my whole world of computers went topsy-turvy.  Actually, … Continue reading

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New Mac


I did not make mac n cheese.  I just wanted to let all of you know my adoring hubby gave me a new Mac Mini for Valentines day.  Not particularly romantic but way fun.  I just got it set up … Continue reading

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Summer & American Potato Salad


Memorial Day is less than a week away and that means summer is upon us.  What comes to mind when you think of summer?  Sandy beaches, popsicles, picnics in the park, juicy peaches, sitting under a shady tree, cold watermelon, … Continue reading

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Problem Solving


Today I had a few extra minutes.  Well, I never truly have a few extra minutes.  Today I decided to make free time and bake some chocolate chip cookies.  I have been lazy about baking sweets to enjoy.  No, I’ve … Continue reading

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Mail-Order Cookbooks


When you were a little girl or boy did you ever receive a cookbook in the mail?  First of all as a child having mail delivered to my home was the coolest thing since sliced bread. I suppose many of … Continue reading

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You’re Gonna Die For This Pie


OMG!!  I am almost speechless – I said, “almost”.  When I posted the recipe for the oatmeal cookies I mentioned that I was craving sweet potatoes and that I would be making a pie as opposed to simply baking a … Continue reading

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Earthy Oatmeal Cranberry Chocolate Chip Cookies


Comfort cookies…again!   These cookies border on healthy – not what usually comes out of my oven.  I was in the mood for oatmeal cookies but was craving chocolate and cranberries.  Don’t ask me why, because I haven’t an answer. … Continue reading

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