Monthly Archives: August 2012

Italian Parmesan Chicken

This recipe was in one of those old cookbooks that I don’t often use because the recipes are compiled from lil ole church members or such and such club members.  To me these cookbooks always contain recipes that call for … Continue reading

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Oven-fried Potato Chips

This recipe looked so simple and tasty I really wanted to make it.  The thing is it sat in my inbox for over a year.  Why you say?  It’s so easy.  Well, because the last time I used my mandoline I chopped … Continue reading

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Refrigerator Dill Pickles

Since I’ve been canning lately I thought I’d show you a quick and easy way to make the perfect dill pickles.  The jars self-seal in your refrigerator, so make room for these babies cuz it’s pickling time!  In our garden … Continue reading

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Shrimp salsa

This was going to be Friday’s blog but it didn’t quite make it, I thought it would be a nice ending after posting Watermelon Limeade and Strawberry Sorbet.  Oh well, it’s still summertime somewhere isn’t it?  Ha! I had bought some small … Continue reading

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Strawberry Sorbet

Are you tired of seeing ice cream and/or sorbet recipes?  This is probably the last one for the season.  I think 😉  I promised a friend at work I would make her at least one ice cream/sorbet this summer.  I almost … Continue reading

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Watermelon Limeade

If I post some summer recipes do you think summer might stick around?  I know most of you are loving this cooler weather but, I am NOT!  I haven’t used my pool since August 5th and am having severe withdrawals … Continue reading

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Lasagna Soup

Our temperatures have been mid 70’s as of late.  The nights are getting quite cool.  One of the chilly nights I decided soup was in order.  If I get cold, it takes me a long time to warm up!  I’m … Continue reading

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Strawberry Cheesecake Ice Cream

My husband likes strawberry cheesecake ice cream so I told him I would make him some.  He said “Don’t bother, I won’t like it”.  He thinks homemade things, like ice cream, don’t taste the same as the store bought.  I … Continue reading

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Pizza Bites

Are you feeling weighted down by fattening week?  ha ha ha!  We have to end the week on the same note, so it’s pizza bites today.  I really don’t get sick of pizza in any shape or form.  Do you? … Continue reading

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Hot Buttered Pretzels

Our local county fair was last week.  Since I no longer have a young child I rarely go to the fair.  Occasionally with a friend or my husband and that’s just to check out the animals, see some of the projects/contests … Continue reading

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