Category Archives: Desserts

Happy Spring!!

I think Spring has finally sprung! The weather has shown 80-degree temperatures one day and near frozen precipitation the next, that’s a sure sign of Spring in the West Virginia mountains, right? Anyway, with the arrival of Spring, many anticipate … Continue reading

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Cottage Cheese… Anyway you like it

Pass the Cottage Cheese, please. Our family is a lover of Cottage Cheese, we prefer the large curd and eat it in many different ways. Some of our favorites are with fruit, in jello, with jelly or applebutter and with … Continue reading

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Are You Ready For Some Football?

The venue is ready, the teams are set, the entertainment is lined up, the commercial spots are purchased….now it’s time to put in place the other main attraction of the Super Bowl….the FOOD!! Whether your team has made it or … Continue reading

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Fried plantains, anyone?

Perhaps you have wondered about plantains. You’ve probably see them in the produce department looking a lot, but not exactly, like a banana.  They can be mostly yellow or nearly black.  They are edible at all stages, but the blacker the skin … Continue reading

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It’s National Pie Day!

Today is National Pie Day….sounds like a reason to celebrate to me! I have rarely met a pie I didn’t like, since it is one of my favorite dessert choices. I have included a couple pie choices for you to … Continue reading

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Good… Bad?

Well it was another experiment at my house. I was going to make Apple Crisp and didn’t have quite enough apples, so I added some chopped dried apricots and a can of chunk pineapple in juice (drained) and made the … Continue reading

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Christmas Memories and Homemade Ice Cream

Oh, the things that pop into ones mind. All this snow and cold weather along with the season has memories of Christmases at home popping into my mind. My parents would make us the best treats in the world (remember … Continue reading

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