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Monthly archives for December, 2008

Christmas Tag

Christmas Tag
I’m not really one for following the current blogging trends but my wife has inspired me. And I found this tag on the Barkermeister’s site and thought it looked fun. So here goes. 1. Wrapping paper or gift bags Wrapping paper. Gift bags are for sissies 2. Real tree or artificial? Is this really a question? Real. Duh. Just like ev [...]

Cheesecake Turnovers

Cheesecake Turnovers
Crust: 1 cup margarine or butter, cut in small pieces 3 cups flour 1 cup ice water3 egg whites 4 1/2 white vinegar 3/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 cup sugar Cheesecake: 1 8 ounce package softened cream cheese 1/3 cup sugar 1 egg 1/4 teaspoon vanilla Optional: 1/4 cup powdered sugar 1 cup chocolate chips (or suitable dipping chocolate) 1/3 cup fruit t [...]

Is it the Cooking or the Eating that ...

Is it the Cooking or the Eating that I Enjoy?
So the other day my wife says to me “Hey, we should make some stuffed chicken for dinner.” But then we didn’t make it, we had something like nachos. But the seed had been planted. I just couldn’t get the thought of a really good stuffed chicken out of my mind. So Saturday, I made sure all the ingredients got into t [...]

Blog Much?

Blog Much?
So I started this thing in 2001. I know there have been people blogging longer than me but I have never met one. Most of my friends have started blogs and a few of them still keep them up. One fell victim to the last word, several to facebook, some have just been lost in the deep dark corners of cyberspace where virtually no one will ever f [...]