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Memorial Day, 2016

In honor of all our American men and women soldiers who have kept us free.

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Southern Pecans

We received a beautiful box of Southern Pecans for Christmas, and I immediately made a fragrant and wonderful nut mix with rosemary.

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Happy New Year’s Eve 2015!

Happy New Year’s Eve 2015! Have fun, but be safe. Eat something yummy!

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New Year’s Eve Nibble

Looking for a last minute New Year’s Eve nibble? These baked almonds have a delectable flavor from dry sherry, orange peel, sugar, and nutmeg.

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Crab au Gratin

A popular crab au gratin dish to serve with bread or crackers is always good for a New Year’s appetizer. Try it in different dishes for a fun look!

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Kropsu: Finnish Baked Pancake

Kropsu is the traditional Finnish baked pancake that our family enjoys after Christmas.

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Spiced Slice Cookies

Another easy bake and slice cookie, this time with lots of fragrant spices!

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Snowflake Chocolate Slices

These not-too-sweet and delicate chocolate cookies are wonderful to enjoy with a hot cup of coffee in the morning or for an afternoon treat.

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