Tag Archives: home cooking

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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The beginning….

What makes my story, my cook book any different from the 1,000’s of others that are spilling out of the over crowded shelves at the increasingly rare bookstores? I am just a girl, with a story to share, who has … 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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pregnancy and garlic scapes

Yesterday was my 19th wedding anniversary. I took my husband on his first trail ride in 20 years. We packed a lunch of deli turkey sandwiches on whole grain bread with apple wood smoked cheddar. Along the ride we found … 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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“Let your food be your medicine and your medicine by your food” – Hippocrates

  You know its time to slow down when all five members of the household, from the nine year old to the 39 year old each have their own box of tissues by their side at all times. We have … Continue reading

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My education continues in cooking, in priorities

Priorities. How do we set their values? I feel like I am treading water in a raging creek nearly over flowing with the spring run off. My priorities seem out of whack right now. Balance is elusive. I am not … Continue reading

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Cafe event food, day 2 of wall building

This is day 2. 50 more to go to have a firm wall built between me and what society, media, popular culture say I should look like. 50 days left to build women’s hearts and change the strangle hold advertisers … Continue reading

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meatball recipe

Meatballs, a la cooking school! Very simple, VERY tasty! Much flavor is gained through the procedures. 5 lb ground beef 2 TBSP dried oregano 2 TBSP garlic powder 2 TBSP onion powder fresh parsley, minced, 3 oz. 1 TBSP salt … Continue reading

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Food Post! Gnocchi! a la cooking school!

If you haven’t made gnocchi before, you must. If you haven’t tried it before, you must. They actually sell it in the grocery stores in vacuum sealed bags in small little boxes. The grocery store version is a poor imitation, … Continue reading

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