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Basil Pesto

Make Favorite If you’ve been following my blog, you know I love basil and while basil is in season, I’m using it in so many dishes. Here in Western North Carolina, Basil is near it’s end.  The night temperatures are … Continue reading

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Beef and Broccoli with Snow Peas

Make Favorite Well, today I’m wrapping up my Asian series with a popular dish on a Chinese buffet with a small twist. Beef and broccoli, but I added some snow peas… just because I could. I love snow peas! They … Continue reading

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Beef Bourguignon

Make Favorite Beef Bourguignon is a popular French Dish often known as Beef Burgundy.  The French would use a Burgundy red wine, hence the name, but you can use other dry deep reds that you like to drink.  The beef … Continue reading

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Beef with Red Wine and Prunes

Make Favorite Beef with Red Wine and Prunes is one of my very favorite French dishes.  It is the most tender beef with this succulent sauce that has a dark deep rich flavor and a slight sweetness from the prunes.  … Continue reading

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Blueberry Muffins

Make Favorite This is bar none my favorite muffin recipe. It has a crusty crumbly topping that just takes it over the top of great texture and crunch. The key is Demerara sugar for that topping. The muffin itself is … Continue reading

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Brazilian Black Beans

Make Favorite As much as I love cooking, I equally enjoy eating other people’s cooking and trying new  cuisines and dishes.  We had dinner with some wonderful friends and she fixed a Brazilian dinner.  Oh my goodness, I ate and … Continue reading

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BSTB Sandwich

Make Favorite One of my all-time favorite sandwiches in the summer is the Bacon Lettuce and Tomato Sandwich, especially when tomatoes are vine ripe in my garden. I could eat them every day for lunch and dinner! Cook the bacon … Continue reading

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Campanelle Pasta with Zucchini and Mushrooms

Make Favorite . This is a healthy vegetarian dish I have made for years, especially during my single adult years.  It’s one of those quick dishes that I really didn’t do a lot of measuring and I could make enough … Continue reading

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Canning Jalapeno Peppers

Make Favorite We just love jalapenos!  My husband in particular.  We love them on pizza, in Mexican dishes and salsa.  Paul likes them in breakfast sandwiches and omelets, and the list goes on.  Every year I  plant pepper plants and … Continue reading

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