Author Archives: Margaret

Li’l Honey Lemon Fingerling Potatoes – Side Dish or Appetizer – Bet Ya Can’t Eat Just One!

Don’t you just love it when the underdog gets his moment of glory and steals the show? . . . when David beats Goliath, when Charlie Brown’s Christmas tree becomes the stunning centerpiece, . . . when the usually relegated-to-the-side-dish, … Continue reading

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Have You Done Your Christmas Baking Yet?

Christmas baking is in full swing around here – though the swing is a little smaller than it used to be. We don’t seem to eat as much baking any more, but we do like to have a few sweets … Continue reading

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Cooking With Kids: Spiced Rice Krispie Tree

Cooking with Meredith Oh, ’tis the season – fa la la la la . . . la la la la. We’ve caught the Christmas spirit around here. Meredith and I had a┬ádeck the halls and O Tannenbaum fest. And our … Continue reading

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Chocaholic’s Dream – Chocolate Walnut Cookie Dough Balls

I still can’t bring myself to eat raw cookie dough . . . but boy-oh-boy, can I devour these flourless cookie dough balls! After the deliciousness of Gingerbread Cookie Dough Balls, I haven’t been able to stop craving the doughy … Continue reading

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Cooking With Kids: Caramel Popcorn Cake

Cooking with Meredith Last week was Meredith‘s birthday. She turned eight. In addition to cooking and getting creative in the kitchen, Meredith loves playing with Lego, spelling big hard words, Ukrainian dancing, and wrestling with her brothers. To celebrate her … Continue reading

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