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Saturday, April 30, 2011 0

Damn you slot machine, mama needed a new pair of shoes, or two hundred. Grrrrrrrr.... PS. A little post concert fun on the slots. Put in $20 and came out with $30 after about 30 minutes of play. Unfortunately I should ...

Wine Deals

Wednesday, April 27, 2011 0

I love wine. Wine loves me. It's a match made in heaven and we can't quit each other. Believe me, we've tried. I enjoy opening a bottle on Friday night and having a glass, then another on Saturday and if there ...

Pudding and Wafer Goodness

Monday, April 25, 2011 0

I had a bunch of bananas and was searching for a recipe to use 'em up. Along came a mini vanilla wafer recipe and homemade banana pudding. Sold.Mini Vanilla Wafers were first. Recipe is very simple, the hard part is ...

Artisan Bread Success!!!

Sunday, April 24, 2011 0

Started with this recipe:http://www.anoregoncottage.com/2009/03/easy-artisan-bread.htmlbut made some modifications1.5 T Dry Active Yeast2/3 tsp Sugar1/4 c Warm WaterLet the yeast activate for about 5 min.1 T Kosher Sea Salt2.75 c Warm WaterAdd the yeast to the water and salt, stir and let ...

Happy Easter!

Sunday, April 24, 2011 0

Happy Easter from me and my PEEPS! Today for Easter, I am experimenting with bread recipes. Homemade bread is part science project, part art project, and part luck. Last night I was missing the latter. I found a good Artisan Bread ...