Slow Cooker Sweet Potatoes

July 13, 2016

4 lbs. slender sweet potatoes, peeled and cut into 1-inch-thick slices 1/2 cup frozen orange juice concentrate, thawed 4 Tbsp. butter, melted 3 Tbsp. light brown sugar 2 tsp. Kosher salt 2 Tbsp cold water 2 tsp. cornstarch   Place sweet potatoes in a 5-to-6-quart slow cooker.  Stir together orange juice concentrate and next 3 […]

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Cauliflower “Potato” Salad

March 13, 2016

I love my mother’s potato salad recipe but all those carbs were not making my scale happy.   So, I substituted cauliflower for the diced potatoes and to be honest, most people never really noticed.  It tastes great! 2 1-lb bags of frozen cauliflower florets – Microwave each bag of cauliflower separately in a covered microwaveable […]

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Cookie Exchange 2015 Recipes

December 11, 2015

Not listed on this page are the other cookie recipes that can be found elsewhere on this site: Connie’s Peanut Chocolate Munchies Citrus Drizzled Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies Gingerbread Lace Cookies Pumpkin Puffs with Cream Cheese Frosting Peanut Butter-Chocolate No Bake Cookies – Sarah Long               2 cups sugar 1/2 […]

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Gail’s Party Punch

November 2, 2015

Gail used this punch recipe for a graduation reception and reports that she received a “lot of comments on how great it was”. 12 fl oz frozen orange juice concentrate 3 cups water 46 fl oz pineapple juice 1 liter ginger ale Makes 24 servings

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Blueberry Sour Cream Pie

April 26, 2015

1 unbaked pie crust 3/4 cup sugar 2 tablespoons flour 1 cup sour cream 1 egg 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla 1/4 teaspoon salt 2 1/2 cups blueberries ( fresh or frozen) Topping 3 tablespoons flour 2 tablespoons sugar 1 1/2 tablespoons butter 3 tablespoons finely chopped pecans   Directions Mix sugar and flour together in […]

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Blueberry Lemon Bundt Cake

April 26, 2015

Ingredients 1 c. unsalted butter (2 sticks) softened 1 3/4 c. sugar zest of 1 lemon (Use a Zest Nest !  Found on Amazon.com) 1 tsp. vanilla 4 large eggs 2 3/4 c. flour 2 tsp. baking powder 1/2 tsp. salt 1/2 c. lemon juice 1/2 c. buttermilk 2 c. blueberries Instructions Preheat the oven […]

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Southwestern Chicken Corn Chowder

December 3, 2014

Source: adapted  from Southern Living 3 tablespoons butter 3-4 cooked chicken breast halves, cut into bite-size pieces or shredded 1 small onion, diced 2 garlic cloves, minced 2 cups half-and-half 2 cups shredded Monterey Jack cheese 2 (14 3/4-ounce) cans cream-style corn 1 (4.5-ounce) can chopped green chiles, undrained 1/2 teaspoon hot sauce 1/4 teaspoon […]

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