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Nut and Berry Rice Stuffing

Nut and Berry Rice Stuffing Intro: My mom’s Sausage Stuffing will always have a special place in my heart. It is the absolute best. Every person who’s tried it has been converted from their own recipe. It’s so rich! But made with bread cubes, eggs, giblets, sausage, and loads of butter, it’s not in my […]

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It’s Been One Year One Month

  …since I found out that my mom has cancer. It’s been around a year since I learned it was Stage 4 Lung cancer. Now before you read on I want you to know that she is in a good place. She is as strong as she can be. She is as healthy as she […]

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Better for You Gravy

Better for You Gravy   Intro: Gravy isn’t supposed to be healthy. How can it be? Made from pan drippings, added oils, salty broth, and who knows what else, most of us skimp on the gravy because we know it’s not good for us. My husband loves to pour the gravy on. Now I do […]

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Pumpkin Custards in Ramekins

Pumpkin Custards in Ramekins Intro: I was always the first one in line for my Grandma’s Pumpkin Pie. I love pumpkin pie. Actually, I love anything “pumpkin” period. It’s hard to justify a slice of pumpkin pie though after a heavy meal, so again, I wanted to come up with a healthier option that still […]

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Nutty Rum Soaked Cranberry Sauce

Nutty Rum Soaked Cranberry Sauce Intro: I tried my best to duplicate my mom’s cranberry sauce recipe. This is pretty close. I wasn’t a cranberry sauce eater until I tried them soaked in rum (the real thing or imitation). This is phenomenal. Letting the juices mix with stuffing or eating every bite with turkey – […]

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