Baking up Memories #FamilyFirst #Dessert #Recipes


One of my favorite treats my mom always made was Lemon Poppyseed Loaf. She had a baking table at our local Farmer’s Market where she sold Nanaimo bars, Butter Tart Squares, Rocky Road Squares, Lemon Pies and the most delicious glazed loaves. Customers would line up to buy her desserts and she rarely had leftovers- […]

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Cooking up Memories-Cousin Jack Pasties #Recipe #Familyfirst


This post started out one way, but took a different turn after a distressing end to my week. Let me explain. As a child I was what’s known as a tomboy. I’m sure I disappointed my mom, who liked to place my long, wavy brown hair in braids or barrettes and dress me in pretty […]

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Cooking up Memories-Breakfast Wraps #Recipe #MealIdeas


Now that January has arrived, many of you are busy making those pesky resolutions and wondering how to keep them. I have an easy #MealIdea to help! I developed this wrap at the restaurant one spring when the tree planters were in town. They could eat like, well, tree planters, lol. I only had room […]

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Baking up Memories- Pumpkin Bread Pudding #Recipe #Desserts


Christmas is right around the corner and with it, the joy and love of family. In our house, it’s going to be quiet this year with my daughter and grandson on the other end of the country. It’s been a struggle to retain the holiday spirit, so last night we took my mom on a […]

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Cooking up Memories- EggNog French Toast #Recipe #Christmas #FamilyFirst


Happy Holidays! Growing up, Christmas for our family often meant trips to Wilmore Park for a day of tobogganing with our cousins, hot cocoa and shortbread cookies with our grandparents, and… Christmas morning gift opening! Years later, after my dad passed away, DH (darling hubby) and I slowly took over the Christmas Day festivities. One […]

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Sunday #Recipe #Cooking up Memories-Easy Cabbage Rolls


  Have you ever been at the end of your rope, ready to walk away from it all and give the world the big one finger salute? My week has gone that way. It’s raining cats and dogs and our RV has developed a leak (over our bed!), I had an issue with a book […]

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Alpha Lover by @Brenda_Sparks #HolidayRecipe #PNR #MFRWauthor


  I’m so happy to have fellow author Brenda Sparks on the blog today! She has a fun holiday punch recipe to share and a brand new release, Alpha Lover! Please make Brenda feel welcome 🙂   Recipe: Festive Holiday Punch ” Make a day in advance to allow the flavors to meld.” Ingredients 1/3 […]

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#Holiday #Recipe Easy Peach Cobbler by @pat_preston


  #Holiday #Recipe Easy Peach Cobbler by @pat_preston   1 c. self-rising flour 1 c. milk 1 c. sugar 1 stick butter 1 can of sliced peaches (lite or heavy syrup)   Heat oven to 350 and melt butter in baking dish Mix flour, sugar and milk together with whisk. Pour this on top of […]

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Love and Eating -what the holidays are all about! #HolidayRecipe #thedarkanddamagedheartsseries @WhitleyCoxBooks


  Love and Eating -what the holidays are all about! Whitley Cox – Contemporary Erotic Romance -For the Curious Kink in all of Us. #Holiday #Recipe #love #passion #power #thedarkanddamagedheartsseries #january292017   Cranberry Bliss Bars – BETTER THAN STARBUCKS! And cheaper too! For years I would make it a sinful habit to treat myself at […]

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