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Kel’s Hearty Ham, Bean and Tomato Soup

Got leftover ham from Easter? Here’s a hearty ham, bean and tomato soup you and your family will love. It is so easy to make, but a bit time consuming if you use dried beans, since you have to soak the beans according to the package (usually for a couple of hours or overnight), to soften them. 296 more words

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Cafe Kafka

When I first moved to Vienna, I had grand imaginings of freely moving from coffee house to cafe penning a great work. A year and a half on and while I am yet to pen anything outside my mind, I have at least found a coffee house in which to do so.

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Kel’s (Almost) Homemade Garlic and Cheese Breadsticks

I found a version of this recipe for breadsticks on Krusteaz’s* website and since I already had a box of its no-knead, country white artisan bread mix, I decided to give it a try. 368 more words

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Kel’s Heavenly Ham and Bowtie Pasta With Creamy Garlic Cheese Sauce

More than likely, if you bake a ham for Easter, you will have leftovers. Here is a delicious and easy recipe to use up some of that ham in a most comforting way. 352 more words

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Kel’s Roasted Red Potatoes with a Kick


I have been making these potatoes for decades because they are so easy and so delicious. You only need a few ingredients — red potatoes, butter, extra virgin olive oil, garlic salt, cayenne pepper and Parmesan cheese. 264 more words

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Kel’s Southern Cornbread Breakfast Muffins, Courtesy of Krusteaz

Once again, the good folks at Krusteaz sent me some of their wonderful baking mixes, asking me to try some Easter-inspired recipes (*see disclaimer at the end of this post.) I looked through the… 583 more words

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Avocado Smoothie, How I Love You So!

The other day I brought a smoothie with me when I was getting my nails done, and my nail tech, Mandy, asked if I had ever tried an avocado smoothie. 151 more words

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