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Olympic Watching and Pretzels

The closing ceremonies are Sunday night. There have been ups and downs these past two weeks. Dreams dashed and dreams realized. The closing ceremonies bring closure to the struggle, tears, and again show that we are all one. One group, all pursuing our personal dreams. I plan on making a batch of soft and delicious…
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Za’atar Trendy Seasoning for 2018

Certain spices are now familiar to us, once part of the fabled trade routes of the far East. Cinnamon and cloves are now common for us. But we are still learning about other seasonings and blends. Za’atar is a new seasoning for most of us, but is predicted to be one of the trendy blends…
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Honeyed Pork Tenderloin with Bacon

This delicious pork tenderloin is great anytime and is a quick and delicious main course for when family and friends come over for dinner. It features honey and Julia’s Spice Blend - as in Julia Child. She originated this blend recipe and recommended it with all cuts of pork.     Honeyed Pork Tenderloin with…
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Mustache Stew on a Sunday Evening

Normally, I take over the kitchen. I’m usually trying out new ingredients or possible new items to sell in the shop, or preparing for an upcoming television food segment here in St. Louis. But, on that rare occasion, my husband will step in the kitchen and take the helm. Today is one of those times!…
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