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The Best Burger Ever!

Saturday was a bittersweet day for us around here. My youngest daughter moved to Seattle so we took her to Ontario International airport and said goodbye! Sad for us – exciting for her…. Now we have more of a reason … Continue reading

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Back Bacon eh?

Canadian bacon, back bacon and  peameal bacon – whatever you might call it… all differ from the bacon sold in the US because it is made with a pork loin as opposed to pork bellies. (British back bacon is made … Continue reading

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Guest Post! Pizza Dough Recipe

Today’s guest post comes from a longtime friend of mine – Loretta. She and her family have a farm in the Pacific Northwest that is amazing.  Beef, Pork, a great Garden, lots of homemade stuff!  I have been telling her … Continue reading

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A step backward

Well, I’ve had a bit of a setback in my coffee roasting world this week as I accidentally destroyed the top half of my homemade coffee roaster! It was basically a glass lid with a convection oven motor mounted in … Continue reading

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Butterscotch Dipped Ice Cream

You may have noticed that I haven’t posted anything at all since Memorial Day! It’s been so hot here in Apple Valley that it’s been hard to get myself into the kitchen to cook…(110f or more for the past week) … Continue reading

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Agave Roasted Pecans with Coconut

Sometime last month I found a great blog post on Agave Roasted Almonds  by Serious Bread Serious Cheese that I just had to try. I made a batch and they were great! Crunchy, Salty and Sweet – I think that … Continue reading

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Honey Smoked Turkey Breast

With the recent success of my Pastrami Project I have started looking around for other meats that I can use my stockpile of Morton’s Tender Quick on! Why not turkey? I found a nice turkey breast at the local store, … Continue reading

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Overnight Cinnamon Rolls

The weather forecast here called for rain – off and on, all weekend long. Our eldest daughter was planning to come home and spend some time with us, so I decided to make up some Cinnamon Rolls for Saturday morning! … Continue reading

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