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Jenny McAllister
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I am a home economist with seven children, two kitties and one good-natured husband. I love to cook, write, laugh and eat!
I am a home economist with seven children, two kitties and one good-natured husband. I love to cook, write, laugh and eat!

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Buttermilk Cornmeal Waffles
These golden waffles have a little crunch from the cornmeal. They are nice for breakfast, but they would be fun to top with taco meat and toppings or chili and cheese and sour cream for a quick weeknight meal too. The recipe came from a cookbook called Retr...

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Cranberry Cream Cheese Muffins
These are deluxe yummy perfection! The cake is tender and rich and the tart cranberries make a nice contrast. I think the batter would lend itself to some experimenting with other berries, especially tart ones like raspberries or black berries. Cranberry Cr...

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Peanut Pudding Dessert
I made this yummy fluff for the 4th of July family dinner this year, and my sister-in-law asked if I would post it here.  I love peanut butter! This cool layered dessert comes from Taste of Home 2005. Peanut Pudding Dessert 1/2 c. cold butter 1 c. flour 2/3...

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Pears and Cream Pie
Another pie for your summer fruit! This one has a buttery topping and creamy filling. Pears and Cream Pie 3 c. chopped pears 1/2 c. sugar 1 egg, beaten 1 c. cream 1 Tbsp. flour 1 tsp. vanilla pinch of salt 1 unbaked pie shell Combine pears, sugar, egg, crea...

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Blackberry Sour Cream Pie
I found some fresh blackberries last week at the store, and felt like pie would be in order. (I always do think pie is in order.) This beautiful pie is a berries-and-cream kind of experience, rich and delicious-but easy to assemble. The recipe comes from a ...

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Changes, Changes!
Hello again.  It seems ages since I have been here to blog.  What a busy spring we have had! We are in a new home now, not very far from our old one, but to move our family is a feat, no matter how far it is! Thanks to all the helpers we had!! We loved our ...

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Cranberry Walnut White Fudge
Try this to sweeten up your Valentine this year! The fudge is creamy and cheerful with the red peeking out of the pieces. We loved this! Cranberry Walnut White Fudge 1/2 c. butter (no substitutes) 2 c. sugar 3/4 c. sour cream 1 c. vanilla or white chocolate...

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Adjusting Your Candy Thermometer for Your Altitude
When you make candy you can use a thermometer to determine how much water has boiled out of the candy. This is the factor that decides the texture of the finished product. The trouble is that water boils at different temperatures at different altitudes, so ...

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Life Happenings and Merry Christmas
It has been so long since I've stopped for a breather to write here.  This school semester has been the busiest of our homeschool history and a few other things have gone on in our lives since my last post.  My husband started a full time salaried position ...

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This is wonderful, so I wanted to share with everyone. Hope you are having a great weekend!
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