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Live Backcountry Snapping Lobster (a recipe)

A student asked me to submit a recipe to a cookbook she was putting together last year. I finally got a copy of it the other day, and found to my dismay that in order to make my submission fit into two pages every “the” had been removed. 1,197 more words

One Man's World (mine)

Peanut butter frosting; Life hack!

I’m pretty sure I’ve just I’ve just created a cheat code for my baking life! I’m making mom a small mothers day and since my parents have been limiting their sugar intake for several months now, I wanted to make something healthy-ish. 314 more words

Country Cooking

Eat This While You Read That: Tom Knighton

By sheer coincidence, this post is coming out just at Tom announces his newest release, Bad Moon on the Rise, his third tale of post-apocalyptic America. 689 more words


There is only one Mountain Rest Cafe Now Located Next to Dollar General

Over a year ago, the Mountain Rest Cafe moved to it’s new location by the Dollar General store right at the junction of Hwy 107 and Hwy 28.  125 more words

Mountain Rest Cafe

Cooking with Confidently Living - Mini Pizzas

So here is a quick, easy and fun recipe to make using a can of pre-made biscuits.  Of course if you want to get really fancy you can go ahead and make your own biscuit dough but sometimes you just have to go with the regular old easy way of doing things. 100 more words


Chicken & Wild Rice Soup

Ahhhhh, what a perfect Saturday.  The sun peaked out and the temperature finally got up to 22 degrees.  It doesn’t sound like much, but after days of below zero weather, twenty-two felt like a heat wave.  275 more words


Blueberry Muffins

I thought I would share my muffin recipe today. Another hit in our house, with the exception of my 11 year old daughter.

With your muffin mix, do NOT over mix. 262 more words