Monthly Archives: November 2009

Happy Thanksgiving

Just wanted to wish all my blog readers a very Happy Thanksgiving. We will spend our time with family and friends this year. I just love Thanksgiving and all that comes with this holiday. No pressure of gift giving. Just … Continue reading

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Fresh Apple Cake with Hot Caramel Sauce

My Mamon gave me this recipe years ago. I finally decided to make it today. It got rave reviews so here is the recipe. FRESH APPLE CAKE 1 1/4 c. oil2 cups sugar1 cup chopped pecans1 cup fresh chopped applies … Continue reading

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Cheap, but Classy Gift Ideas for pre-teens and young teens

As a continuation to my “Cheap, but Classy, Christmas Ideas” entry from last year, I want to give you some more inexpensive gift ideas for a difficult-to-buy-for group, pre-teens and young teens. Both of my boys fall in that category … Continue reading

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Homeade Pizza – a quick lunch or supper

Nothing is simpler or more delicious than pizza made at home. Here is my recipe for homemade Pizza sauce and dough. I usually double this recipe and freeze 1/2 for another pizza on a day when I’m rushed or for … Continue reading

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