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Prepping My Upright Freezer for a Hurricane

Prepping my upright freezer for a hurricane isn’t something I do very often.  This year we are several months into hurricane season and haven’t had any major hurricanes in the US.  Meteorologists have predicted record breaking hurricane activity for the past 2 years.  This conflict between the TV weather people and reality has most folks ignoring hurricane preparedness. Unfortunately being…

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Salad Days!

Salad days! This phrase has been used to refer to the happy beginnings of a relationship or marriage.  In the United States salad is usually served at the beginning of a meal.  People look back to the time when they couldn’t afford the steak and lobster entrees and remember those times fondly. The phrase meant…

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Speedy No Boil Lasagna

Putting it together, a photo by DailyCraft on Flickr. For our wedding, a number of years ago, one of our single male friends gave us a lasagna pan in our stoneware pattern. I don’t know if he thought the pan was cool with its fluted edges or if he thought I’d actually use it to…

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Crock Pot Secret Recipe

Crock Pot, a photo by Artisan All Unwound on Flickr. The Crock Pot can be a wonderful weapon in the war to save money by eating at home. I’m posting my secret Pork Rib Recipe today. Shhh Keep it to yourself and enjoy it. Line a Crock Pot with a Crock Pot liner to make…