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Fall 2014 Television Preview: Sunday

E: Gentle readers, welcome to the always highly anticipated Relatively Entertaining Fall Television Previews! It has, in the last several years, become our custom to present a night-by-night preview of each season’s offerings, including both returning and new shows. 6,524 more words


Gramma Josephine's Rice Pudding Recipe

One of the best memories I have of my Gramma Josephine was her rice pudding.  She was a big Italian woman, permanently ensconced in an apron, who always seemed to have a wooden spoon in her hand and a pot of something boiling on the stove.   217 more words

Farmhouse Recipes

Recipe: Chess Pie

This is an all-time favorite, y’all. And it’s SO simple and easy!

This is my grandmother’s recipe, and, in my opinion, far superior to any other chess pie I’ve ever had. 83 more words


Betty's Preservation Recipes

Canned Tomatoes
Sterlize the jars. With the water from that sterilzation bath put the tomatoes into the pot for a minute. Scald the tomatoes and pull them out quickly. 696 more words


Etched glasses finished

I finished the set of etched glasses for the shower gift.

Then I wrapped them in wine gift tubes (with bubble wrap and tissue paper so they don’t clank together)and wrapped the rest of the gift. 82 more words


Canned stewed tomatoes recipe

Tomato season is upon us and it’s putting up time. Wheee!

The key ingredient in this recipe is FRESH, RIPE tomatoes, whether from your garden or farmer’s market.   792 more words

Farmhouse Recipes

Cinnamon Rolls

I found this recipe on AllRecipes.com while searching for a cinnamon roll that actually lived up to what “it ought to be” (in my mind!). I wanted something that was soft, not too “bread-y”, and allowed you to enjoy BOTH the bread and the cinnamon sugar. 345 more words