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Tin Roof Ice Cream

By on June 26, 2017
tin roof ice cream

Ice cream is a special treat with many memories attached to it. And when it is homemade ice cream it is even more special and the taste, well…, all I can say is, mmm mmm! When I was a kid I remember my parents making ice cream in the summer using the hand crank maker […]

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Flakiest Pie Crust

By on May 5, 2017
how to get a flaky pie crust recipe

Just so so pie crust in my family was not good enough. It had to be flaky and the right thickness. I have had plenty of pies where the crust is too thick, not cooked long enough, tough, and flavorless. I have the trick for flaky crust below, so keep reading.  A good crust is […]

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The Best Coconut Cream Pie

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coconut cream pie recipe

Growing up, my grandma would make coconut cream pie every Easter and when we had a family dinner. I didn’t really eat the pie as a kid, I just didn’t like it that much.  In fact I didn’t eat much pie, I would always just eat the filling and leave the crust. What was I […]

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Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

By on April 1, 2017
chocolate chip cookies

Who doesn’t like a chocolate chip cookie? I love, love, love them and will raise my hand high and proud and stand on the highest rock and shout “I love chocolate chip cookies!” And yes please, I would like another or how about the whole plate! I remember when I was a small girl helping […]

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