Category Archives: recipes

New Favorite Pancakes

I really thought these would be my favorite forever. High protein, high fiber, healthy but tasty. Ahh, but life at the top is always short-lived. Someone’s always there to knock you off. And now we have a new top dog, … Continue reading

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Chocolate Pumpkin Bundt Cake: if you can use a can opener …

It’s easy. It feeds an army. Freezes well for week-long snacking. And you can mix up the directions and it still works. Thanks to the forgiving quality of pumpkin. Seriously, has anyone ever screwed up a pumpkin dessert? Well, there … Continue reading

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Spring Quesadillas

We burned ourselves out on quesadillas last year. We were foster-parenting a little Tasmanian devil of a toddler, and he loved ’em. Whenever he wasn’t in the mood for whatever the rest of us were having, you could always take … Continue reading

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Sriracha Love-fest

Been a while since I gushed on about how wonderful Sriracha is. Ran into this the other day whilst perusing the Cook It Frozen iPhone app, courtesy the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute. Not it’s humanly possible to make anything simpler. … Continue reading

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Getting Ready for St Paddy’s Day

Loving Pappy’s cheddar scones, along with a hearty Irish stew. Recipe here, if you’re so inclined.

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Valentine’s Day Surprise

This weekend, surprise the family by making them something new for breakfast. Head this way for three ideas.

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Sick call, fall out!

Z. has an ear infection, so he’s on antibiotics that are giving him fits. I’m on Day Two of the flu. M’s nursing a sore throat. So it’s just one big party around here these days. Being sick isn’t fun. … Continue reading

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