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Turkish Delight After a Frosty Night

We took January off from the blog. I relaxed some and then participated in the St. Paul Pioneer Press Medallion Hunt for fun and exercise. I and many others were oh so close! Towards the middle of the hunt I … Continue reading

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Once Upon A DeShelling Method: Sunflower Butter

We had a comment on a recent post, about removing sunflower seeds from their shells, because I had said there were instructions online about how to do this easily. I had not tried it myself yet, so was waiting to … Continue reading

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75!

We took a break from posting to attend to something very special that occurred here recently. Mutti recently turned 75, and the festive balloons at left were part of the large family celebration at our home. We had good food and … Continue reading

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Spicy MN Midget Melon Seeds

It looks like these seeds might be coated in cocoa, but they’re spicy with a little kick. It didn’t occur to me to roast cantaloupe seeds until I came across a recipe post at The Newlyfeds recently. I saw the … Continue reading

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Museum of Modern Cuisinart: Cubist Pesto and Pollock

I had never tried pesto, but we have lots of Genovese Basil. So, I found a traditional recipe for it at Diggin Food using Genovese Basil, pine nuts, garlic and olive oil. I went ahead and got the cheapest pine … Continue reading

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Refrigerator Pickles

We are still getting some cucumbers from the garden, so Mutti decided to make her favorite refrigerator pickles recipe. It comes from a church recipe book dating back to 1973. We’ve shared a quart of these pickles with my sister … Continue reading

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Tabouli Recipe

Tabouli is one of my favorite salads in summer. I made this for dinner this week and snapped a shot of it on our table with the tomatoes that have only recently started to ripen. I should say it’s a … Continue reading

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