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Ice Cream for Dinner

Yes, sometimes my mom would say all she wanted for dinner was ice cream.

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A Young Bride’s Recipe

Here is a recipe from my mom’s box that was one of the first meals she ever made for my dad when she was a young bride.

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Cantaloupe, Watermelon, and Honeydew

I found a special recipe in my mom’s recipe box for jazzing up beautiful melon balls. Perfect for a Mother’s Day fruit salad.

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Well-Used Recipe Cards

You know a recipe is well-loved when the card is yellowed and has so many splatters that it’s hard to read!

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Mom and the Mitch Miller Salad Dressing

Only people of a certain age will remember the “Sing Along with Mitch” show. He also had a salad dressing recipe. It was in my mom’s recipe box.

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A Week of Mom’s Recipes

To honor my mom for Mother’s Day, I am going to raid her recipe box every day this week and find some of her favorites. Let’s start with her $10,000 soup!

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Happy Birthday to Queen Elizabeth (and me!)

Happy Birthday to Her Majesty and me on our shared birthday!

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Gingery Strawberry-Rhubarb Crisp

It’s Spring and time for a Strawberry-Rhubarb dessert, along with many more recipes using fresh produce for every season.

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