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Easiest Fruit Tart Ever

I have to tell you something. Some of my best recipes came about when I was 19 years old and college-student poor! My recipe for the Easiest Fruit Tart Ever is my favorite quick, gourmet dessert or freshly made breakfast treat! I have made it thousands of times and it never ceases to amaze me how awesome … Continue reading »

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My Easy Healthy Muffin

Even though I have been making a version of my easy muffin recipe for what seems like 40 years, this particular recipe is in honor of my longtime friend, Angie. She was diagnosed with diabetes some time ago, and had been searching online for a muffin recipe that was healthy for diabetics and versatile, yet tasty. When … Continue reading »

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Roasted Heirloom Tomato Pie

Living in the Farm Tour Capital of Kentucky, Oldham County, there really is no way I can visit a market and not take a gander at all the gorgeous, colorful, yet ugly, heirloom tomatoes! This is my Roasted Heirloom Tomato Pie recipe based on those sugar babies! The story comes from a long list of Amish and children’s home memories, has … Continue reading »

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Weekend Cream Cheese Frittata

First off let me explain the reasoning behind calling this my Weekend Cream Cheese Frittata. I don’t know about your schedule, but if it’s anything like mine, your house doesn’t get touched for cleaning during the week. There are just too many things to do during the work week to make time for dusting, or … Continue reading »

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Bluegrass Country Estate B&B – La Grange, KY

Don’t you find it difficult to explain the feelings you had after a really enjoyable trip has ended? I will be sharing with you my experiences in other communities with hopes that I can give you just a taste, and you become intrigued enough to visit and make your own memories. This getaway to Bluegrass Country Estate B&B in true horse country was for a week and includes … Continue reading »

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Toasted Pecan Oatmeal Pancakes

This recipe came by way of an anniversary couple visiting Bluegrass Country Estate B&B in La Grange, KY while I was there house sitting for the innkeeper, Cheryl Sabin. The usual menu included the likes of baked eggs on an english muffin or creme brulee french toast, or maybe even a really fancy frittata. But these guests … Continue reading »

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Tropical Baked Oatmeal

Like a lot of you, I am a collector of cookbooks and I’ve been known to sit for hours reading them. One of my absolute favorites is, “Room at the Table.” This book is so beautiful and showcases all the premier bed and breakfasts of Kentucky. Luckily, in my county of Oldham, we are fortunate … Continue reading »

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Baked Eggs with Canadian Bacon

This recipe is one of my all-time favorites because of its simplicity, versatility, and deliciousness (I don’t even know if that’s a real word). It’s one of those that you can make for yourself ahead of time on weekends and enjoy for the week or you can dress it up for guests. It’s a really … Continue reading »

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Easy Red Velvet Pancakes

The last time I made this breakfast I was with a guest at Edgewater Resort at Taylorsville Lake in Taylorsville, KY. I was teaching him how to make an easy romantic breakfast-in-bed for his new wife before she arrived at the Resort later that evening. They were visiting the Resort for a couples’ weekend getaway and he wanted to make something … Continue reading »

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Peppered Candied Bacon

Who doesn’t love bacon? If you actually know someone who doesn’t, I suggest you don’t say their name out loud. My guess is that the universe would not be pleased to hear about it. This recipe is proof that you can take ordinary ingredients and glam them up pretty easily. The only real piece of … Continue reading »

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