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I could probably make 2 Angel Food Cakes a week, and they would be gobbled right up.  When the kids were all home, this Cake would only last five minutes after it was placed on a plate.  In fact, they would get excited when I pulled my large 7-up Bottle from the cupboard. After this Cake […]

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Husband says:  “It’s not very warm yet.” Wife says:  “You sure don’t have to convince me of that!” Husband says:  “You can still make soup.” Wife says:  “Soup?” Husband says:  “Chicken and Noodles . . . Unless it’s 110 degrees outside, I can eat that soup!” Direct Hint . . . Received and acted upon.  […]

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OH SWEET STRAWBERRIES. Let’s play dress up! Simple . . . Simple . . . Simple     I’m really not aware of anyone who doesn’t love a Chocolate Dipped Strawberry.  Most of you . . . I’m sure have dipped this glorious berry in decadent chocolate before, but you can take it much further.  This […]

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Did you know that Bran is good for you? Did you know that Bran can cleanse your body without the aid of pills? Did you know that Bran muffins are really yummy? These are moist and delicious – honest they are. see . . .  Every now and again, I get these nice surprises at […]

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It seems that everywhere you look, our grand flag is waving proudly around neighborhoods and on City corners.  Today is a day of remembrance . . . a day to honor those who have died in our nation’s service.  We are very blessed to have Men and Woman serving so valiantly and bravely! Today, I […]

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 I got a really NICE surprise at my door yesterday! It was because of that gift, that I decided to make these. Oh Baby . . .  I couldn’t think of anything that I had ordered on line, so I just opened the box, and this is what I found.   . . . along with […]

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There is nothing in the world as good as FUDGE, but . . . It has to be creamy and silky smooth.  It can’t be sugary or grainy! This fudge will pass that test . . . I promise. I originally posted this recipe around Christmas time, when all the candy recipes come to the […]

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Every time I go to the grocery store, I think the same thing.   “Jonna . . . you ding bat, why don’t you ever make yourself a grocery list!”  Seriously, I can’t seem to get in that habit.  I simply think my brain will remember the items I need. Don’t get me wrong, I […]

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Many years ago, a sweet lady by the name of Genola Kandler made these delectable ribs. They often invited us to dinner, when these ribs were on the dinner menu. They are boneless country style, meaty, tender, fall apart Barbecue kinda ribs. One day, she jotted down a sort-of recipe for me, off the top […]

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I seem to navigate towards anything lime. Lime popsicles, Lime slush, Lime jello. Lime Bars are yummy . . . maybe even better than Lemon Bars. My picture simply doesn’t do these sweet little bars – justice.  I ended up taking pic’s after dark, when after all attempts –  without a flash, simply failed me!  When you […]

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Today is Monday . . . and I ate this. Yup, the whole thing! It’s Banana Bread deliciousness and Cream. I blame it all on my husband! Monday is a grueling cleaning day. While cleaning, I kept thinking about something my hubbie said yesterday.  Let me Explain.  It will take a minute or two. Last […]

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COLD, WINDY, CRAPPY, RAINY, DREARY . . . and did I say Cold? There. You now have our weather report for today.  New buds have blossomed . . . freaked out and are now screaming . . . “Where the crapola are we!” There is only one thing left to do, and that’s eat some warm happiness.  These […]

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