Peppermint Marshmallows

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Scoot over store bought marshmallows.  You have been de-throned! Nice thought, I know, but in all sincerity, home made marshmallows taste so much better than the store bought ones. Of course, those are more convenient in a pinch, bind or …whatever, but once you make and taste home made ones, it is definitely hard to go back. […]


Pozole, Posole – Still A Great Dish!

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Baby, it’s actually cold outside! You know what that means…it is time for a something warm and totally satisfying.  A tradition around these parts, as I am sure it is in many others, is a warm bowl of Menudo.  Some, though prefer Pozole, which is basically the same thing with one difference…well, that I am aware of […]

Basic Vanilla Buttercream

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I woke up today a bit confused – all because it is December and it feels like it is April. I want December type weather!  I want to be able to crank my oven on without feeling like I am in the oven. That’s no bueno!  Take this week’s forecasted highs, for example:  Today 83. Tomorrow 74. Thurs […]