Archive for the 'Recipes' Category

Granola my Heart

The amazing K.A. Stewart requested this and I must do as she wants. I know I have not been blogging lately, but perhaps with eldest ninja monkey going to college in a few weeks I will have a bit more time to get back to this. As it is, I feel very guilty. Grrr. I [...]

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Experiments with Pie Filling [Insert Evil Laugh Here] Part 1

I love pie.  Seriously, love love love.  I believe that it is because my grandmother made incredible pies of every type.  My mother makes amazing pies too. Both of my sisters are also goddesses of pie crust.  I can make a mean pie when I want to, lard crust and all, but I usually don’t. [...]

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President’s Day Junk

I got smacked in the face with a sinus infection last week and so cooking has been minimal at best.  But this weekend is the only weekend each year I make Cherry Junk so I dragged myself to the kitchen for a little bit. This is one of my mom’s recipes and it is very [...]

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Finally Back to Blogging

Hello all.  Went back to work in September and the world began moving at a breakneck speed again.  I meant to do this blogging thing, but something else always ended up taking precedent.  Today I will at least start working on the pile of recipes that I owe people.  Today it is a very simple [...]

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Cookies!

So there is a very famous Good Eats episode where Alton Brown talks about the different ingredients that go into cookies and how they affect the end result.  It is an amazing episode and well worth finding and watching.  Why do I bring this up?  Southern California Girl wants to bake Oatmeal Raisin Cookies for [...]

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