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Blueberry Cobbler

Blueberry Cobbler

Yes, making blueberry cobbler out of season is a bit odd for me to recommend.  I try to utilize fresh ingredients where and when I can so blueberries in the fall is unusual.  Why this post is the exception to the rule is 1) I love blueberries and 2) I froze many quarts of blueberries […]

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Peanut Butter Pie

Peanut Butter Pie

I have never met a jar of peanut butter that didn’t love me.  I love it with chocolate, with marshmallow, and with a giant spoon. When I was in college, I worked at a restaurant that was famous for their peanut butter pie.  We sold more slices and complete pies than anything else on the […]

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Graham Cracker Crust

I have a heavenly pie I am anxious to share with you.  It’s sinful and rich and when you see how small the slices I am serving, you will believe me!  It’s simple,easy and full of flavor, my three favorite criteria for a sweet treat.  But before I can share this pie recipe with you, […]

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Burning Down the House

Burning Down the House

So last night I tried to burn down the house.  Not purposefully mind you.  It was just one of those things. I decided since it was the new year, I should make an egg nog pie.  It seemed like the right time to try this pie that is one of the world’s favorite new year’s […]

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Pizza for Kids

Pizza for Kids

Last summer in one of my many yard/garage/tag sale jaunts through PA, I found a cookbook for kids that was printed in 1973.  A sweet young man was helping his grandmother in the sale and he was in charge of the books.  I wanted this cookbook simply for the 70’s feel of the artwork as […]

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Chocolate Caramel Shortbread

Chocolate Caramel Shortbread

For my birthday last year, my brother and sister-in-law got me three delightful specialty cookbooks.  One was a salute to whoopie pies and the other two to general sweet treats.  I have made (and shared) a few treats but today I share my favorite thus far.  I find myself loving it not only for it’s […]

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Orange Drizzle Bars

Orange Drizzle Bars

I finally got to bake this weekend.  It’s been a crazy four weeks in my life and unfortunately, something had to give.   I almost forgot what the kitchen looked like (insert pout here)! With many recipes on deck to try, I decided to go for a lemon drizzle bar with a small change–insert orange in […]

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