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Fresh New Potatoes and Peas

Fresh New Potatoes and Peas were a summer treat on the Iowa farm.  My Mother would dig potatoes and shell peas from her large summer garden.   157 more words

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Best Ever Homemade Pizza Sauce and Copycat Pizza Hut Supreme Pizza

Jeff and I have date night every Tuesday night.  We don’t really make a big production out of it.  Most of the time, Jeff will bring home a bottle of wine,  we eat dinner together, and watch our favorite T.V. 611 more words


Chocolate Bread Pudding

or, Chocolate. Bread. Pudding. Oh My!

3 magic words. Each on its own holds a special place in my heart. But combine them and what you get is definitely more than the sum of the parts. 684 more words

Perfect Pancakes

I am so relieved to post this recipe for these pancakes today.  You see, I have a completely irrational fear that I am going to lose this recipe.   758 more words


Helluvagood apple pie recipe

I L.O.V.E. pie.  Bake me a good apple pie and I’ll be your friend forever.  This recipe contains the unusual step of partially cooking the apples before they’re put into the pie.   538 more words

Farmhouse Recipes

Sausage & Vegetables

Last night, we decided to make a simple, but incredibly tasty recipe for dinner using some of the healthy ingredients we had available in the kitchen.  This is actually a slightly altered take on a recipe that my dad made when I was a kid.  I always love to create my own take on recipes I’ve known for years, just to see what kind of flavors we can pull together. 149 more words


Kitchen Memories

Kitchen Memories started to flood back to me as I looked at my kitchen for the last time before the cabinets were removed.  So many conversations took place in my kitchen with our girls from babyhood to teenage years to adult years.   246 more words

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