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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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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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The Cookie Stamps

Cookies made in the Scandinavian tradition using cookie stamps make some of the best cookies you will ever taste!

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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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Pink Peppermint Ice Cream and Mom

Eating Pink Peppermint Ice Cream always reminds me of my mom.

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Life Goes On

My mom would have been ninety-eight today. She will live on in our hearts always.

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Cocoa Oatmeal Jumbos

These big and wonderful cookies are from a special recipe card that survived the flood.

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