Old-Fashioned Dumplings

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No, not the Bisquick kind plopped by spoonfuls into boiling liquid. Well, these are put into boiling liquid, but not by ploppy spoonfuls. These dumplings are my great-grandmother’s recipe and Continue Reading →

A Little St. Patrick’s Day History & A Few Traditional Irish Recipes

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Erin go Bragh! Ireland Forever! I love Ireland and all things from that beautiful land of verdant green hills studded with fantastic ancient castles and quaint little villages–especially so since Continue Reading →

Leftover Holiday Ham & Dinner Rolls? Make Ham & Cheese Sliders!

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Lots of Christmas or Easter ham (supremely awesome Holiday Ham recipe) left from the big dinner and ready to change it up a bit? Add leftover rolls and you’ve got Continue Reading →

Deliciously Succulent & Tender Holiday Ham

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Several years ago, two of our best friends came down from our old home state to visit us at Christmas. We planned a fabulous dinner with the menfolk picking out Continue Reading →

Fabulous Fantasy Fudge!

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Finally a fudge I love! I had never been a fan of fudge. I’d sampled lots of different fudges from specialty shops over the years and always thought it looked Continue Reading →

The Original Peanut Butter Ball Recipe a.k.a. Buckeyes

I can’t believe how many recipes are floating around for this simple little recipe. I’ve made them every Christmas 🎄 for over 30 years, but 3 years ago, I lost the Continue Reading →

Mexican Wedding Cakes, Russian Tea Cakes, Melting Moments…

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It’s Christmas Eve! This is my absolute favorite time of year. I’m thankful every single day for the greatest gift God could ever give us, a savior, and the celebration Continue Reading →