Spring Is In The Details

Spring Is In The Details

This is the cave spring that feeds the little creek that runs in front of our home.  The cave is located on our neighbor's property.  Lucky for us she doesn't mind us walking down her lane and across her front yard so that we can view this lovely spring.  During the...

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Thai Peanut Chicken Salad

This past summer the Brown Eyed Baker posted a recipe similar to this one, sans the chicken.  I like Thai peanut flavoring and was on a salad kick trying to get in shape for eating myself silly on an Alaskan cruise with The Chief and my sous-chef dish-washing mom!...

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Strawberry Pretzel Salad

I am doing it again. Posting a recipe to share because I typically lose my copy of the recipe and can't find it at the moment I need it. Now I will have it on my blog -- forever. Well, at least for as long as I need it! I adore this salad and/or dessert. I call it...

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Cucumber and Onion Salad

As I sit with my computer on my lap, poised ready to write about cucumber and onion salad, I am brain-dead.  Truth is, I am posting this recipe for myself.  Yep, it is true. Selfishly, I am thinking of all the time I spend looking for the recipe note card, sorting...

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Kickin’ Creamy Cole Slaw

Do you include cole slaw on your Thanksgiving table?  I love slaw and I like trying different recipes.  I am always looking for the perfect slaw that fits my craving for a mayonnaise base but with a "kick" included.  Slaw is a casual salad but not too casual for a...

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Weekend RoundUP July 21 and My Ball Blue Book

Last summer my friend Sue convinced me that I shouldn't go through another canning season without a Victorio Food Strainer. At first I didn't even understand what she was talking about. I don't have a technical mind and in no way could even fathom how this works,  let...

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A Perfectly Dressed Cucumber and Tomato Salad

Are you getting your fill of  fresh cucumbers yet? How about some straight-from-the- garden tomatoes? If you haven't been feasting on these summer delights I encourage you to look for a local farmers market and take advantage of getting the produce right from the...

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Weekend RoundUP June 9, 2012

[easyrotator]erc_71_1339208643[/easyrotator]       QUESTION... One of the features of my Wordpress blog is that I can send you just a "summary" of my blog post via email.  At the end of just a few lines you can click on the link provided and you will be...

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Chicken and Spinach Penne Salad

Walk Through The Bible In One Year Week 19 reading plan 2 Chronicles through Nehemiah 7 Click on the colored link to read each day's scripture. Monday 2 Chronicles 30-32, Tues 2 Chronicles 33-36, Wed Ezra 1-3, Thursday Ezra 4-7, Friday Ezra 8-10, Saturday Nehemiah...

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Weekend RoundUP With A New Facebook Fan Page

How can it possibly be the weekend already? Where did the week go? Where has more than half of May gone? That puts us looking half of 2012 square in the eyes. It really is true, the older you get the faster time goes. Why is that? Some of my time this week as been...

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