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HOW TO TOAST COCONUT

HOW TO TOAST COCONUT

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Posted: November 27, 2021

Three easy was to toast coconut.  I love this ingredient in anything and like it even better toasted.  I put it in cakes, love it in pie and sprinkle it on salads and cereal for […]

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DELICIOUS GIBLET GRAVY

DELICIOUS GIBLET GRAVY

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Posted: November 9, 2021

Giblet gravy is one of my favorite things about Thanksgiving and Christmas.   My family loves giblet gravy over cornbread dressing for the holidays.  It is easy to make and is a wonderful addition to […]

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HOMEMADE HOT CHOCOLATE MIX

HOMEMADE HOT CHOCOLATE MIX

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Posted: November 3, 2021

  Homemade Hot Chocolate Mix is delicious and so easy to make! I keep it for months with no problems.  You can double or triple the recipe. I usually double this recipe and keep in […]

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CINNAMON BUTTER – HONEY

CINNAMON BUTTER – HONEY

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Posted: September 29, 2021

Cinnamon butter is delicious.  I can’t keep it in my house.  The honey and powdered sugar make it even better.  It is wonderful on my homemade buttermilk biscuits recipe or my three ingredient dinner rolls. […]

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OLD-FASHIONED SWEET BREAD

OLD-FASHIONED SWEET BREAD

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Posted: August 28, 2021

  This kind of sweet bread is a recipe your grandparents may have made years ago.  It is a light sweet bread made with butter, sugar and flour almost like cake.  You can frost it, […]

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MAKE YOUR OWN HOMEMADE BUTTERMILK RANCH DRESSING

MAKE YOUR OWN HOMEMADE BUTTERMILK RANCH DRESSING

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Posted: January 4, 2021

Homemade Buttermilk Ranch Dressing is very simple to make and anything homemade is better.  It keeps in the refrigerator for several days. You can double or triple the recipe or cut it in half.  It […]

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HOW TO MAKE SOUTHERN CANDIED PECANS

HOW TO MAKE SOUTHERN CANDIED PECANS

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Posted: December 5, 2020

Candied Pecans are always a good idea. This is an easy, delicious recipe for candied pecans.  We love these pecans as a snack and they make great gifts for friends or relatives when you want […]

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HOW TO MAKE HOBO BAGS

HOW TO MAKE HOBO BAGS

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Posted: May 15, 2020

How many of you remember hobo bags?  I have made these hobo bags for years in summer and winter.  They are great for the grill, the oven or a campfire.  Make them when camping, for […]

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