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MNF – Kourabiedes – Greek Cookies

Way back in 1992 (in my youth!!) my service club in Santa Monica decided to publish a cookbook as a fundraiser. Now, from the date, you can see it was loooooong before the plethora of cooking shows and channels on … Continue reading

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Mocha Dot Cookies

The nonpareil candies (along with malted milk balls) were my 2 favorite candies growing up and today, rank second and third after any kind of dark chocolate! I just loved the way those little white balls felt in my mouth … Continue reading

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MNF – Pfeffernusse, Say What?

During December, most of us get busy baking Christmas cookies: balls, bars, shapes, sandwich cookies, and even some that have tiny holes in the top so they can be hung as ornaments on your tree (and maybe some special ones … Continue reading

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Wild Rice with Golden Raisins

Have you ever gone to a Thanksgiving pot luck? I don’t mean where you offer to bring something and the hostess says … bring your (ill in the blank)! But a true pot luck where perhaps the host/hostess provides the … Continue reading

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Chicken with Grapefruit

Now that fall is here – and winter is coming – or at least that’s what I keep promising myself! – I’ve brought out my fall and winter recipes. The summer recipes that have been put away until next year … Continue reading

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MNF – Eyes of Newt aka: BBQ Peanuts

I can’t imagine going to a baseball game or a circus without a bag of peanuts in hand! And for Halloween, these spicy peanuts – better known among the Wizards and Witches I know as “Eyes of Newt” and the … Continue reading

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Cowboy Rice

Hi Yo, Silver … Away! Off to the campfire for dinner! Rice and beans were staples on the trail in the old West. They were cheap to buy, relatively easy to carry, easy to cook, and above all, had a … Continue reading

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