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EASY home made whole wheat hamburger buns

With the help of your bread machine: place all ingredients in the bread pan, select dough setting ans press start: 1 cup water 1 egg 2 cups all purpose flour 1 cup whole wheat flour 3/4 tsp salt 1/4 cup … Continue reading

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North West Salmon Chowder (lactose free)

The Rainy Season is here in the Great Northwest! Its beginning to feel like we should be swinging from the vines in the rain forest! What better way to warm up than a steamy bowl of Salmon Chowder! A great afternoon, … Continue reading

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Mama’s Love Muffins!

Love for the Morning of Love Day. Valentine’s Day at our house. Home made love notes and sweet treats. Fresh hints at spring to come. Home made tummy love: Pizza Recipe: https://wannebechef.wordpress.com/2011/03/10/so-did-i-eat-s…g-to-regret-it/ ‎ Love from the youngest hands in the … Continue reading

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My quest to use winter squash continues

A lot of us are trying to do the New Year, New You thing, although very few of us would probably admit that in public. I have been making an effort to clean up our family menu this month. The … Continue reading

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Hubbard Squash Risotto with a side of manicure …

Hubbard Squash Risotto Hubbard Squash is just like any other winter squash, wonderful, bright and colorful, full of goodness. We grew a bunch of the Hubbard squash this past summer and I have vowed to find many uses for them. I have … Continue reading

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a day in the life, making appetizers!

A day in the life of Wannebechef Thursday, November 10th, 2011 Its the day before the Big Day, 11/11/11. There is to be a HUGE celebration at the museum honoring Veterans. There are lots of dignitaries staying on the premises. … Continue reading

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Fall = squash!

What a crazy fall its been. I kept thinking things would slow down enough that I could come back and be regular. hmph! What was I thinking? Between sending our 2 oldest kids to public school, which was a HUGE … Continue reading

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horse shows and baby showers and croquet, oh my!

Its July in North Idaho. If you are a resident of North Idaho, there is not ONE free weekend in the whole month.. For example, this weekend I camped at the fair grounds with my kids for the 4-H District … Continue reading

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Huckleberry Salmon

Just a quick moment to write, Today has been a good day! I have been back “on track” for the past 2 mornings, up, dressed and out the door either on my bike or in tennis shoes….the HARDEST part is … Continue reading

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Fortitude and squash

Fortitude. What does it mean to have fortitude?? What does it have to do with food? With body image? Do you have it? I have used this word twice today. First when describing the admiration I have for a friend’s … Continue reading

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