Crispy Smashed Roasted Potatoes

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My grandmother always told me that I should eat the skin of my potato because that’s where most of the nutrients were. I don’t know where she got this information pre-Wikipedia, but it’s not quite right. It would have been … Continue reading


Quick Pickled Cucumbers

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So you missed your chance to do a whole bunch of preserving last fall? Here’s the answer to the pickle shortage you are faced with: Quick Pickled Cucumbers. With barbecue season approaching, these are a good thing to have around … Continue reading


Yogurt Pot Cake

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In what seems like my never-ending quest to own every shape of baking dish possible, I got a little closer to that goal after reading about this cake. It was necessary to buy a savarin mould to make it. Was … Continue reading


Slow Cooker Shredded Pork

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I don’t understand why the slow cooker is used so often in the winter, then stored in the warmer months. To me, that’s the opposite way it should be used. Who wants to turn on the oven in the middle … Continue reading