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Deviled Eggs

Deviled Eggs are an Easter ‘must have’, and this year will be no different. Everyone in the family loves them so as they say in ‘Fiddler on the Roof’…TRADITION! 215 more words

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April is Poetry Month - Day 12

Since I didn’t post a poem yesterday, I thought I would post an extra long one, today.  When my children are in the fifth grade, they study early American history and the poem of the year is Paul Revere’s Ride by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.   1,045 more words


Layered Mexican Dip...Low Cal Style

Our family was gathering for a late Sunday afternoon dinner and Mexican food was planned.  I needed a good starter but wanted something that wasn’t high fat/high calorie.   242 more words

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This meatloaf recipe was a standard at Holly’s house growing up. This recipe only has ketchup but no tomato base, making it perfect for Holly. It’s sweet topping finishes this beautiful hunk of meat quite wonderfully. 244 more words

Old Fashioned Ham Salad

Sunday Night meals, on the farm, were typically sandwiches enjoyed on TV trays in front of the TV watching Lassie, Ed Sullivan, and Bonanza. It was the only night of the week we ate outside of the kitchen but it was a treat. 136 more words

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April is Poetry Month - Day 7

We read selections from William Blake’s Songs of Innocence and Songs of Experience.  All of my children much preferred learning The Tyger to learning… 156 more words


April is Poetry Month - Day 5

My cat looked just like this!

When my children were young, we were given a book of T.S. Eliot’s poems.  Having dipped into Four Quartets… 509 more words