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Recipe: Delicious Soaked Granola

Over the last 18 months or so, I’ve been adapting and improving our family’s baked goods recipes, particularly soaking/fermenting our whole grains in order to improve their ease of digestion.  (See the end of this post for why I’m doing … Continue reading

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Recipe: Rice Pudding (my favorite way to use leftover rice)

Here’s an easy and gluten-free way to use up leftover rice.  The last time I made this, I went searching on the internet to see if I could find any other fun recipes for rice pudding.  I had a really … Continue reading

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Recipe: The Best Brownies Ever (and just as easy as a mix!)

This is my mom’s brownie recipe.  It’s super easy and just about as fast to make as a brownie mix, but so much better.  When I was in high school, we used to triple it and bake it in a … Continue reading

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Recipe: Peppermint Molasses Snaps (Laura’s Family’s Christmas Cookie)

I’m sure you have nothing else to do today so why not make some delicious cookies? 🙂 My mom made several different kinds of cookies every year for Christmas, including rolled gingerbread and sugar cookies and Russian tea cakes.  Peppermint … Continue reading

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Recipe: Turkey Curry (Our Favorite Post-Thanksgiving Meal)

This recipe for Turkey Curry is a standard at our house in the week following Thanksgiving.  The original recipe is called, “Turkey Curry in A Hurry,” and it is an exceedingly fast recipe to cook once you have all the … Continue reading

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Recipe: Mom’s Coffee Cake (easy enough to whip up on a weekend morning in time for breakfast!)

Here’s another one of my mother’s recipes (just like the rhubarb crisp) and it’s a quick and easy recipe that’s delicious enough even for Christmas morning!  (Seriously, it’s what we had for Christmas morning, 2012!)  If I think far enough … Continue reading

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Recipe: Mom’s Famous Rhubarb Crisp

This rhubarb crisp is the reason that I just planted rhubarb this spring.  It’s so good that Mom would make a turkey roasting pan full of it for church potlucks and there still wouldn’t be any left by the end … Continue reading

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