Category Archives: main

You’ll get no Flack from Flax

It has been a long time since making a post, and it’s long overdue. I was at the Alberta Avenue Farmer’s Market a few weeks ago, and I met a local grower of organic grains. He asked me if I … Continue reading

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Oxtails?? What are They?

We’re going from what’s common today to what was common in days gone by. Apparently, according to JoA Martin, a writer on ehow.com, oxtails were a dime a dozen in the Depression Era. What was inexpensive then is now more … Continue reading

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Awwww, turkey again?

Yep. Turkey again. You’re probably going to really hate turkey after you see my postings, but i assure you, we’re not roasting the bird again. It’s amazing what you can do with turkey if you have seasoned the bird right … Continue reading

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New Year’s Turkey Dinner

Hi everyone. I’m a little late this week, but I think you will like what I am about to do. The blog for at least the next 2-3 weeks will be about what we had for New Year’s Dinner. It … Continue reading

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Christmas Dinner

One of my favorite memories was when my Mom decorated her ham with pineapple and cherries. I don’t do the cherry bit, but I like adding some five spice powder and baking it in pineapple juice. I use a precooked … Continue reading

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A1 Bacon Rice

Ready for a recipe? I bet you are! With the colder temperatures here, I want to stay within the realms of comfort foods. Bacon is a big thing for people, so I thought I’d start with this. I made this … Continue reading

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