Monthly Archives: February 2013

Can she make a cherry pie…?

I love cherry pie.  It’s my favorite fruit pie flavor.  I occasionally get a yen for a blueberry or blackberry pie, and am occasionally seduced to a slice of peach or apple as long as it comes with ice cream.  … Continue reading

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Pie Crust

Right out of the gate, let me say that this is not an original recipe of mine.  This comes from Suzanne McMinn at  I highly recommend her blog; I have learned oodles.  For those that prefer to go straight to the … Continue reading

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Thank you – a shout out

I have been tremendously blessed over the past couple of months by a number of friends. This pregnancy has taken a major toll on my ability to do anything, including cook and clean.  I finally broke down and started asking … Continue reading

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Back in the day when I went to Camp Prince’s Pine every summer, one of the things I looked forward to was the food. Not all the food, mind you.  We had our dreadful meals just like most camps.  But … Continue reading

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3-ingredient banana pancakes

I’ve been on the lookout for easy, healthy recipes that are gluten/dairy free, that I can make while sitting on a stool beside the stove.  This pregnancy has been rough! I came across these pancakes on half a dozen websites, … Continue reading

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Rosebud’s pumpkin

I don’t always get around to doing as much art with the kids as I’d like to, but every once in awhile something comes up that I think, “Hey, I could do that.” Awhile back, I came across a post … Continue reading

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