Category Archives: Scrumptious Recipes

Mmmm… stands for Muffins!

I’ll tell you a “secret.” I love watching Martha (Stewart) Bakes on PBS.   Especially for great new holiday baking ideas! She hooked me when I was home taking care of my elderly father a year ago, but I could never … Continue reading

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Have your pancake and eat it too!

The way the light trips gaily through my kitchen window this Sunday morning – scampering in quick tiptoe across my purple petals –  paints joy on every surface it touches…including me.   A sort of celebratory mood. “Pancakes!”  I suddenly … Continue reading

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Chocolate Swirled Heaven of a Coffee Cake

  Does God care about something as insignificant  as a… Chocolate Swirl coffee cake? 🙂   Mmm… maybe so.  At least, when He knows we want to bake a little something special to warm someone’s day – yes, I think … Continue reading

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What Lemon Chiffon Can Tell

* A single slice of cloud-swirled lemon chiffon pie can tell so many stories. Of a young girl and her longed-for Girl Scout cooking badge, learning to carefully separate yolks from whites without getting bits of shell in the ribbony … Continue reading

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Day 11: Shannon’s Herby Pull-Apart Bread – OH SO YUM!

Photo from Shannon Woodward at her Twig and Feather blog A few years ago, I came across one of the loveliest blogs I’ve ever read – Shannon Woodward’s Wind Scraps.    (Although she hasn’t written on this blog for awhile, I’d highly … Continue reading

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Day 10: This One’s a 5-Star Soup Not To Be Missed!

Here’s another scrumptious one…                                          Can we ever have enough soup –                                        especially on these cold,                                                          blustery days of Autumn?   Recipe from *With a few added options 🙂  from me and the friend who shared this great find with me! … Continue reading

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Day 4: Oh-so-easy-and-scrumptious homemade wild rice soup!

When leaves are falling and setting your heart to soar, the Canadian geese are honking their squadron-flight way south, the air is exhilaratingly crisp or even deliciously drizzly-cold —what’s better than a scrumptious, creamy bowl of soup to warm you … Continue reading

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