Category Archives: Simple Family Fare

Summertime, Summertime, Sum-Sum-Summertime….

Throw open a window and poke your head outside! You just may hear a familiar sound chattering through the atmosphere, announcing that summer is in full swing. With timing as precise and predictable as the robins that arrive to bob … Continue reading

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Simple Family Fare: Recipes From my Ancient Bread Files You Won’t Want to Miss.

Today, three recipes that fill perfectly that need for a homey morning “bread” recipe with aromas that transport everyone back to their grandmother’s kitchen. These are recipes that have delighted my own family for more years than I can remember. … Continue reading

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Two Ways With Porky Goodness

The taste (or lack thereof) of today’s pork is a subject that can get me to leap on my soapbox in the flick of a piggy’s tail. For your sake I’ll try hard to avoid that here, since all I … Continue reading

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Simple Family Fare — Ham Leftovers

OK, so I’m in the dog house, and this will have to be a quick one. My daughter Jenn told me over Easter weekend that I needed to write a post sharing our family’s favorite recipes to use up leftover ham, since … Continue reading

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Comfort Food, Pure and Simple.

On this one, don’t even ask. I was at a church potluck supper (back in the Stone Age, when I attended them), where I tasted a singularly delicious casserole. Now, I know that in the modern world casseroles are, to … Continue reading

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A New Category: Simple Family Fare

Hi everyone. I’ve been trying to figure out a way to include recipes here that are old-timers in my family repertoire, but not ones that  I feel a need to write much about; ones I can just post unaccompanied by … Continue reading

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