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Festival of fruit desserts


Here are some dessert ideas using a variety of fruits. I really wanted to include a recipe for fruit cake, but all of them I researched had a lot of ingredients and seemed very tedious to make. Personally, I like fruit cake – I may be one of a minority in this department. I’ve never actually made it, and probably […]

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You can fondue it!


Although I was young back in the days when fondue parties were all the rage, I do recall the typically orange, red, or avocado-colored fondue vessels that graced the table at some of the get togethers my parents hosted. I always thought doing the fondue thing was fun. The long forks or skewers used to hold the piece of bread, […]

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Giving thanks for community, family and good food


 Thanksgiving Day is fast approaching and those who host the family gathering may want some new ideas for what to serve this year. Included are a variety of rubs to season a turkey and some vegetable sides that may break the tradition of mashed … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username […]

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Cooking with rice is nice


 There are many varieties of rice and so many ways to use them in recipes. It can be used as a side dish, the main course, or even as a dessert. I prefer a jasmine or basmati rice as a base for recipes, but nothing compares to our wonderful loca… Please register for a free account or log in below […]


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