Category Archives: Healthy-ish

Delightful Pear Crisp

My pear tree o’erfloweth.  Well, technically, it is my parents’ pear tree, but I’m the one who takes care of it. I decided to pick some pears yesterday for a friend of mine who is about to give birth to … Continue reading

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Staying Fit with Yoplait and a Giveaway

After I did the Betty Crocker reviews and giveaway, I was invited to participate in MyBlogSpark.  They send me stuff to review and giveaway.  And guess what – I’ve got a few things to give away.  And since I’m getting … Continue reading

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Enchiladas and Strawberry Shortcake

I haven’t spent much time in the kitchen the last couple of months (as you may have realized due to the lack of recipe postings).  My older brother and his family moved down here at the end of May.  I … Continue reading

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Recipes from Rebecca Reilly

At our GIG meeting 2 weeks ago, we had the privilege to learn from cookbook author Rebecca Reilly. Rebecca is a classically-trained chef.  Scroll past the recipes to read her bio. Rebecca was kind enough to share some recipes with … Continue reading

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Mystery Mix Cookies

One of the goodies I brought home from the GIG Conference in June was 2 large bags of coffee cake mix, given to me by the head chef.  It was extra mix that didn’t get used for breakfast one day.  … Continue reading

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