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Grandma's Sugar Cookies

My favorite memory from when I was a young kid was when everyone in the family would come over for a family Christmas party. I would search the desert table and look for a specific cookie my grandma would make. 258 more words


Ma's Ham

This is my mother-in-law’s recipe. I’m really not a big ham eater, but I really, really like this ham. Make sure you save the leftovers (including the leftover sauce, drippings, and carcass) to make ham and bean soup! 287 more words

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Avocado and Tomato Salad

A simple salad that’s a perfect compliment to any summer meal.

Summer Salad


A Family Recipe: Day Seven of a Poem a Day

A pound of family secrets
(the kind where you gossip & whisper about the person
but never say anything directly to their face).

Half a pound of resentment and bitterness… 223 more words


week twelve: grandma's enchiladas

This week marks the return of the onion goggles and the debut of my grandma’s delicious enchilada recipe that her and my mom have both been making for years and years!   719 more words


Jan’s Drambuie Chocolate Mousse

For me Claudia’s Chocolate Mousse is the mousse by which all others are judged. It is however, not a health food. It has replaced cakes as the go-to dessert for special occasions. 538 more words


Easter Pies

It’s the most wonderful time of the year: Easter.  I’m not religious, so it’s not like I’ve been succumbing to the pressures of Lent or anything.   418 more words