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Time for the 2021 Academy Awards!

Hooray for Hollywood! It’s time for the annual Academy Awards Show!

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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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Cubs Cookbook

Chicago Cubs Cookbook

It’s baseball season and in our family the Cubs have ruled for three generations. Here is a fun cookbook with recipes from favorite players and more.

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Easy Baking with Refrigerated Dough

Refrigerated doughs like crescent rolls, biscuits, cookie dough, and pizza dough can make everything from appetizers to desserts a breeze.

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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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If it’s Spring, there’s Asparagus

A good sign of Spring is fresh asparagus. Here is an easy and delicious way to prepare it.

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VR & Helen on egg hunt

Happy Easter, Happy Spring!

Happy Easter Egg Hunt!

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St. Paddy's corned beef 2021

Late to the Corned Beef and Cabbage

A late dinner and a power outage means a late post, but Happy St. Patrick’s Day anyway!

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