Category Archives: Ham

A “flowering” Thanksgiving


I haven’t cooked with cauliflower that much before. Only when a few florets are included along with broccoli and perhaps some carrots in a dish. But not as a main ingredient in a dish. Since “Mr. Special” and I were … Continue reading

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Another Comforting Dish with Added Comfort!!


One of my food buddies entered my OctoberFEST Recipe Contest and she’s added some very comforting warmth to it –  Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey. Now, I’ve tried this new whiskey from JD and let me tell you, it’s very smooth with … Continue reading

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HELP: VOTE ME TO COOK


I entered a Prosciutto-wrapped fish Tostada (Italian Herb Prosciutto-Wrapped Fish Tostadas with Tomato-Pimento Coulis) in the Aetna Healthy Food Fight Contest. I need YOUR HELP!! Please Vote for this Recipe to help me make it to Atlanta this year for a … Continue reading

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Old Fashioned SPAIN Burgers


In August, I entered the  Build A Better Burger Contest sponsored by Sutter Home Winery, as I did last year. This time I decided to go authentic, with a Spanish-styled burger from Spain. NOT from South America, as we tend to … Continue reading

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Enjoying the Snow with a Christmas Dinner Recap!


Well, I’ve got to show everyone the wonderful snow here in North Carolina. (below)  Wow!! 6 inches and it’s still snowing and will be for a few more hours. YEAH!! I’ll be making snow cream again!!  A deer appeared first … Continue reading

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