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Creamy Pumpkin Soup Recipe

PUMPKIN SOUP

Okay, I wasn’t sure about this one either, but for some reason the idea of pumpkin soup intrigued me so I tried it. Crazy as it sounds, we loved it! I used ideas I found in a recipe and thencreated … Continue reading

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Chocolate Oatmeal No Bake Cookies Recipe

CHOCOLATE NO BAKE COOKIES

When you need to make cookies and just don’t have the time, these are quick and very easy. I made them for years when the kids were little, but I did not use the peanut butter which makes these better, I think. … Continue reading

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Easy DIY Holiday Centerpiece

CUPCAKE WREATH

Even I might could do this one…even if I had to have someone decorate the cupcakes for me! But seriously, the holidays they are a comin’ and this is a great idea for an inexpensive way to let your food … Continue reading

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Laura Bush Presidential Cookie Recipe

LAURA BUSH COOKIES

I’m still working on getting a jump on the holiday season so that it will be easy for me to have treats to serve “at the drop of a hat” when guests stop by. Today, I’m working on some totally … Continue reading

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Vintage Tomato Catsup Recipe

CATSUP RECIPE

I must admit that I have never made this recipe…don’t even know how much a peck is (so let me know!), but I came across this recipe in an old scrapbook, and it peaked my interest. If you should make … Continue reading

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Delicious Homemade Coffee Creamers & No Chemicals

COFFEE CREAMERS

Can you even start to believe that it is time to start thinking about the holidays and all things pumpkin? And can you believe the cold weather we have already had this fall? If you are like me, on at … Continue reading

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Making The Tea Cakes Of The 1800s Vintage Recipe

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Janella Hendon is a historian from Dublin, Texas. Today she sends us a vintage recipe from the 1800s. If you’ve done any reading at all from that period, you know that tea cakes graced the table whenever possible. My own … Continue reading

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Easy Peanut Butter Snack Your Teens Can Make

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Teens love to snack, and let’s face it, most of what they snack on is bad for them. Today Colten brings us a snack that is at least a little healthier than most, and your teens can prepare it themselves!

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Beer Brownies, Very, Very Moist Recipe

Beer Brownies

If you are looking for a REALLY moist brownie, this just might be the one you need. The beer does not leave any type of taste, but it does help keep the brownies moist. My original recipe called for Guinness … Continue reading

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A Hasselback Baked Potato With A Guaranteed WOW!

I sprinkle a bit of cheese on the potatoes, allowing it to slip into the slits. If I am serving several potatoes on a platter, I top with a dollop of sour cream in the middle and then sprinkle chives across the top of the potato.

Tired of the same old same old? This very different baked potato might just hit the spot! Now, I’m not a big potato person, but this cross between a baked potato and a fry just might be one of Ric’s favorite … Continue reading

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Better Than Crack Brownies

Better Than Crack Brownes

These are oh-so good, and actually very easy to make.  I think we can guarantee that they will be a hit with your family and friends. We warn you though…if you take them to a gathering, beware! Once your friends … Continue reading

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Making The Tea Cakes Of The 1800s Vintage Recipe

LOUISA JANE WHITE BARBEE

Janella Hendon is a historian from Dublin, Texas. Today she sends us a vintage dessert recipe from the 1800s. If you’ve done any reading at all from that period, you know that tea cakes graced the table whenever possible. My … Continue reading

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Stuffed Chicken Breast, Anyone? GREAT Recipe & Video

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Want your family to think you’ve slaved over dinner? Shea Holland shared her recipe with us, and I can tell you that these are pretty, make you look like a great cook, AND they are delicious! If you want to … Continue reading

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Stop 1 – Travel Plaza For Homemade Fried Pies!

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Intersection of 144/67 254-897-1210 Glen Rose, Texas Okay, you’re going to have to cut us some slack here, and trust us. In small-town Texas, the best things do not always come in the prettiest packages so just hear us out … Continue reading

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Easy Sunday Bacon Wrapped Chicken Recipe

BACON WRAPPED CHICKEN

Obviously, this chicken is good for any day of the week, but since this is one of the few meals I can have ready easily after Sunday services, we call it Sunday Chicken. Here’s all you do: Wrap boneless chicken … Continue reading

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I Remember My Aunt Vesta

Aunt Vesta holding one-day-old Mandy

Aunt Vesta holding one-day-old Mandy   My Aunt Vesta wasn’t anybody “special” in the eyes of the world. She wasn’t even sort of beautiful, she didn’t have any money, and she wasn’t a member of any of the social clubs, … Continue reading

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Salted Cookies With An Oreo Twist

SALTED COOKIES

If you are looking for something different to make for your family or something to share at a gathering, these just might be a hit! The combo of salt and sweet makes these cookies stand up and be noticed! The … Continue reading

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