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Fluffy Biscuits

Yum https://www.yummly.com/js/widget.js?wordpress Starting out as a young married woman, I barely knew how to cook anything and most of what we ate was prepackaged or frozen. Over the years, though, I slowly taught myself how to cook with some successes and some failures. Biscuits were always on the failing list, turning out flat and hard… Continue reading Fluffy Biscuits

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Simple Chocolate Pudding

Yum https://www.yummly.com/js/widget.js?wordpress My boys are always asking for snacks and sometimes, because we live in a rural area at least twenty minutes away from the nearest store, it’s not always economical or practical to make a trip to the grocery store. So, most of the time, their snacks consist of whatever I can make with… Continue reading Simple Chocolate Pudding

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Roasted Sweet Potatoes With Chickpeas

Yum https://www.yummly.com/js/widget.js?wordpress   Being from the South, sweet potatoes are pretty much a staple here, showing up in sweet and savory dishes alike. Being the southerner I am, growing up however, I never ate them and tried to avoid them at all cost. But now being a grown up and a mother of three boys,… Continue reading Roasted Sweet Potatoes With Chickpeas

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Dark Chocolate Cupcakes with Whipped Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

Yum https://www.yummly.com/js/widget.js?wordpress I made these cupcakes for my son’s first birthday and they were a huge hit. I actually spent a day making four dozen cupcakes using two different recipes. I found this cake recipe at Hershey’s Kitchens and just adapted for cupcakes and used another frosting recipe. These turned out really moist and the taste and… Continue reading Dark Chocolate Cupcakes with Whipped Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

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Pancakes For A Crowd

  Yum https://www.yummly.com/js/widget.js?wordpress 3 cups all-purpose flour 3 tbsps. sugar 6 tsps. baking powder 3/4 tsp. salt 3 beaten eggs 3 cups milk 6 tbsps. vegetable/canola oil 1 stick butter, melted(optional)   (Makes approx. 30-32 pancakes)   1.) Preheat electric griddle or cast iron skillet(if using cast iron skillet, keep it well buttered throughout to prevent… Continue reading Pancakes For A Crowd