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Overnight French Toast

OVERNIGHT FRENCH TOAST This recipe is one that has been a classic in our kitchen for many years.  It came from my sister-in-law Marcia many years ago.  Believe me once you start eating it you cannot stop. Recently, I made this for a group of women at a retreat.  It was a big hit!  Whether… Read More Overnight French Toast

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Dessert

Blackberry Peach Sauce with Lavender

Lets “Mix” it up From one pot comes another, or so the saying goes something like that. But we have proven it true here. We were cooking lamb a few nights ago and we decided to come up with a different type of gravy rather than the old mint jelly. Now we love mint with… Read More Blackberry Peach Sauce with Lavender

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Sweet Ricotta Dumplings

SWEET RICOTTA DUMPLINGS It’s a Rainy Day… It’s a rainy damp early summer day here…maybe a good day to spend in the kitchen experimenting with some recipes. Now many of you may say “that’s the last thing I would do on a rainy day”. But some of you may love the thought of filling the… Read More Sweet Ricotta Dumplings

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Scrumptious Blackberry and Peach Steamed Pudding

A DESSERT YOU CAN’T WAIT TO MAKE Blackberry and Peach Steamed Pudding Are you ready for another great recipe with some lemon to give it a crisp flavor?  Then today you have got it with our Scrumptious Blackberry and Peach Steamed Pudding.  Our recipe for this is the same as our Blueberry Steamed Pudding (use… Read More Scrumptious Blackberry and Peach Steamed Pudding

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Blueberry Lemon Steamed Pudding

The Start of a Recipe This week I was able to tag along with Roger on a work trip he had to make to Virginia.  It was a quick trip, we went on Tuesday and came back Wednesday.  But it was such a nice to just have some time together. Many times when we are… Read More Blueberry Lemon Steamed Pudding

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Banana Peanut Butter Cookies or Bars

Olivia’s Banana Peanut Butter Cookies Olivia is our third-born, she is a sweetheart.  We have always described her as our social butterfly.  As a young child she never knew a stranger.  When she was a child I can always remember saying to people, “don’t let her bug you”…haha.  She loved people!!! And still does.  Hard… Read More Banana Peanut Butter Cookies or Bars

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Cinnamon Coffee Cake

From “Bell bottoms to Tattoos”… when you choose to take stupid stands on things…bake a cake to make all things better…. For this post I need to roll back the clock quite a few years, maybe 17 or so.  Our oldest was 7 or 8 and  begging for a pair of the then in style… Read More Cinnamon Coffee Cake

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