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Karen Harris
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Waste Not, Want Not: Strawberry Lime Sorbet
My local supermarket has strawberries on sale right now. They always look so promising in their clear plastic clamshells all red and ripe, but unfortunately the promise is all you usually take home these days. Too often strawberries in particular appear to ...
My local supermarket has strawberries on sale right now. They always look so promising in their clear plastic clamshells all red and ripe, but unfortunately the promise is all you usually take home these days. Too often straw...
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Juicy Brined Chicken Tenders
Now that spring has arrived and summer is around the corner, fried chicken recipes are popping up everywhere you look. I don't know why it is, but fried chicken seems to be a seasonal favorite. Maybe it is because it reminds us of picnics and lazy Sunday af...
Now that spring has arrived and summer is around the corner, fried chicken recipes are popping up everywhere you look. I don't know why it is, but fried chicken seems to be a seasonal favorite. Maybe it is because it reminds ...
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What to Cook When You Don't Have Time to Cook: Chicken (or Tuna) Noodle Casserole
I have been totally covered up with work lately. For the past couple of weeks I have been brainstorming, cooking, testing and retesting recipes non-stop for the next Pillsbury Bake-Off.  Since I have already been twice, I only have one more run at it, which...
I have been totally covered up with work lately. For the past couple of weeks I have been brainstorming, cooking, testing and retesting recipes non-stop for the next Pillsbury Bake-Off.  Since I have already been twice, I onl...
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Eat Like You're Irish: Colcannon and Soda Bread
Fresh kale, twice rinsed, chopped and ready to go in my colcannon. My love for St. Patrick's Day goes way back to elementary school. Back then it was important to be one of the lucky ones who remembered to wear green to school, which gave you permission to ...
Fresh kale, twice rinsed, chopped and ready to go in my colcannon. My love for St. Patrick's Day goes way back to elementary school. Back then it was important to be one of the lucky ones who remembered to wear green to sch...
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Back to Basics: Caramel Corn
A day or so before the Academy Awards I decided that I wanted to make something a little bit special to nibble on while I watched. I know a lot of people have viewing parties, drink champagne and eat fancy appetizers, but around here that sort of celebratio...
A day or so before the Academy Awards I decided that I wanted to make something a little bit special to nibble on while I watched. I know a lot of people have viewing parties, drink champagne and eat fancy appetizers, but aro...
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Something From Nothing #23: Light and Crispy Homemade Waffles
Bacon Waffles While I was doing my last post for brined chicken strips, I thought it would be a cute photo to set some on top of a couple of waffles. It just so happens that I have a killer recipe for waffles that I have used for years, given to me by my mo...
Bacon Waffles While I was doing my last post for brined chicken strips, I thought it would be a cute photo to set some on top of a couple of waffles. It just so happens that I have a killer recipe for waffles that I have used...
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Putting Some Odds and Ends to Good Use: Easy Dirty Rice
Sometimes the stars align and it seems like a post pretty much writes itself, kind of like this one. It started out earlier in the week when I found a three pack of orange bell peppers on sale, so stuffed bell peppers became dinner on Monday night. Since I ...
Sometimes the stars align and it seems like a post pretty much writes itself, kind of like this one. It started out earlier in the week when I found a three pack of orange bell peppers on sale, so stuffed bell peppers became ...
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Not Your Easter Bunny's Carrots: Roasted Ginger Soy Glazed Carrots and Jalapenos
Hello spring! I can't tell you how happy I am to see my tulips starting to sprout and push their way through the melting snow in my front yard. I'm kind of taking a chance letting myself get excited in spite of the fact that I know Colorado's weather has ab...
Hello spring! I can't tell you how happy I am to see my tulips starting to sprout and push their way through the melting snow in my front yard. I'm kind of taking a chance letting myself get excited in spite of the fact that ...
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Happy Pi Day: Frozen Grasshopper Pie
January 23rd is officially National Pie Day, but true to form I missed it. Thinking that math geeks and food geeks should peacefully coexist, I'm going to celebrate March 14th, Pi Day, with a pie to make up for it. I think it is obvious by now that I love g...
January 23rd is officially National Pie Day, but true to form I missed it. Thinking that math geeks and food geeks should peacefully coexist, I'm going to celebrate March 14th, Pi Day, with a pie to make up for it. I think it...
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Something From Nothing #22: Observing Shrove Tuesday with an Easy Basic Pancake Recipe
Tomorrow, Shrove Tuesday, marks the last day before the beginning of Lent which starts on the following day, Ash Wednesday and extends to the week of Easter. From now until Wednesday, observant Christians around the world will be doing their best to use up ...
Tomorrow, Shrove Tuesday, marks the last day before the beginning of Lent which starts on the following day, Ash Wednesday and extends to the week of Easter. From now until Wednesday, observant Christians around the world wil...
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I have always loved to write and cook so starting a recipe blog seemed like a natural thing to do. Most of my recipes are my own creations, but I also like adding my own spin on some of my favorite American and English recipes too.   

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Colorado
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South Texas - Texas, Colorado, Kansas, Nottingham, England
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