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Enjoying the fruits of an ending summer


As the final days of summer are upon us, I think of all the fresh fruit that will become harder to find at our local markets. With young grandchildren visiting our home on a regular basis, we have been through more fresh pineapple, blueberries, strawberries and bananas this summer than I can count. Here are a few fruit-based recipes to […]

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Delectable new desserts and drinks at the state fair


As promised, here is a continuing list of what is new to enjoy at the state fair which will be held from Thursday, August 22, through Labor Day, Monday, September 2, at the state fairgrounds in St. Paul. Much more information on the fair can be found at their website www.mnstatefair.org. Photos and food information are provided courtesy of the […]

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Scrumptious sampling of sandwiches


August has been dubbed “National Sandwich Month,” thus the following sandwich recipes. I tried to find some “outside of the box” recipes since just about anything between two slices of bread makes a sandwich! Give them a try and maybe one of these will be a new favorite. Following recipes are from www.allrecipes.com. Grilled Portobello with Basil Mayonnaise Sandwich The […]

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What’s new to eat at the MN State Fair?


 The Minnesota State Fair, which will be held August 22 through Labor Day, September 2, features more than 300 food vendors serving up 500 plus food options. This year the fair will add seven new food vendors and 31 official new foods to the lon… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username […]


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