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Cream of Broccoli Soup

Cream of Broccoli Soup

March 25, 2011 No Comments

Soup – one of life’s basics and the most economical food to make. Whether its just a clean-out of the fridge or a specialty recipe, my life wouldn’t be complete without a good stick-to-the-ribs soup. It’s also one of the things I enjoy making the most. I usually make great vats and freeze it for ...

My Mom’s Scalloped Potatoes

My Mom’s Scalloped Potatoes

March 23, 2011 No Comments

Some foods are just old fashioned “comfort food” and my mom’s Scalloped Potatoes will always be a favorite. She usually served it with ham – sometimes cottage roll ham and sometimes a whole roasted fancy “joint” all dressed up with pineapple bits and cherries coated in a sticky sweet mustard and honey glaze. If we ...

In Strawberry Heaven

In Strawberry Heaven

March 21, 2011 No Comments

Heaven in a Pocket It’s not strawberry picking season here where I live, but my local green grocer had a special too good for me to pass up this week. I love strawberries in any way, shape or form and even managed to give myself a good dose of hives when I was expecting my ...

Scrumptious Salmon Patties

Scrumptious Salmon Patties

March 21, 2011 No Comments

This recipe is one of my more successful ones! It’s also very healthy – salmon is full of omega-3 goodness, and the canola oil is heart-healthy. The Ritz crackers give it an entirely different taste than saltines or bread crumbs and is what gives the patties their extra-special flavor. Makes about 10 patties.   SCRUMPTIOUS ...

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