Category Archives: Sides

There might be something to this…

    I’ve always avoided any and all “pepper” jellies.  Yuck!  But, over Thanksgiving, my heart was changed.  There might just be something to this whole, spicy jelly thing.   Advertisements

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Bleu Cheese and Bacon Mashed Potatoes

I dug potatoes the other night. I have pictures of that. I used them to make Bleu Cheese and Bacon mashed potatoes. I didn’t get a chance to photograph those before the ravenous wolves that are my family fell upon … Continue reading

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Beans, beans, a magical fruit!

The more you eat, the more you… …Shoot.  I can’t remember the rest.

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WOW these turned out cool.  I promise I didn’t mess with the color saturation when editing the photos.  The only change I made was brightening the picture, since I took it late at night and the lighting stunk. YAY for EASTER … Continue reading

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Crispie Treats for Grown-ups.

Don’t be fooled by the title of this recipe post.  There are no rice crispies in this recipe, nor does “grown-up” imply said treat is healthy, low-calorie, or in some way good for you. Sometimes grown-ups need treats, if only … Continue reading

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