Monthly Archives: March 2011

Apple Cinnamon cookies with a maple cream cheese glaze

I’ve been in the mood for making various new and interesting treats the past couple of weeks.  Also, Chris gave up caffeine (including chocolate) for Lent, so I’ve been trying to find husband friendly snacks.  These cookies from Perry’s Plate

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What’s for dinner at the White house? (Week of March 27)

This week is a little less intense on the freezer and pantry clean outs.  But, we’re still using a lot of things we had around.  It’s amazing what you find when you organize cupboards! Skillet skyline chili – We’ve made

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Thankful (and it’s not even November!)

Excuse me for being a bit personal.  I promise I’ll supplement it with some food talk as well, since that is the whole point of the blog!  But bear with me for a minute. This weekend we bought a car. 

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What’s for dinner at the White house? (Week of March 20)

So, several months ago we started saving for a car.  About a month ago we started looking.  And last week we started shopping.  It’s a giant pain, especially since we’re right in the price range where people aren’t selling.  The

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Roasted cabbage with egg noodles

The title of this post was chosen very carefully, because it really is mostly cabbage with a few rich and buttery egg noodles thrown in for good measure.  Though it might be more well suited for a side dish than

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What’s for dinner at the White house? (Week of March 13)

This weekend we went to the National Maple Syrup festival.  We had a great time running into a friend, seeing how they made maple syrup and sugar in ancient times and how they boil it down now.  It was a

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What’s for dinner at the White house? (Week of March 6)

Thankfully I’m feeling much better these days!  I’m still coughing here and there, but it’s nothing like it was last week. Also, James Taylor was amazing.  He is talented on his own, but he and his son blend together so

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