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Dec. 23, 2011 2:15 pm 
Updated: Jan. 15, 2012 3:48 am
Merry Christmas to all the Buzzers and Bloggers! This year has been filled with so many great and interesting recipes from this fantastic site. My favorite this year is a personal recipe from a member called Cheri. It is Iced Pumpkin Scones with a unique glaze to top it off. My least… MORE
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Tags:  Baking, Dessert, Holidays
Nov. 7, 2011 8:16 am 
Updated: Dec. 30, 2011 3:43 pm
Ever have a recipe you wanted to make and couldn’t find it? Well, I found it! I want to make the recipe for French fried onion rings to go on my Thanksgiving green bean casserole. My man is gluten free so I make them with gluten free flour mix. I could not remember where I had the recipe so I… MORE
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Dec. 12, 2010 12:12 pm 
Updated: Mar. 6, 2011 3:30 pm
Hello, and hope your days have been merry and bright. I have been beyond lazy in my blogging this year and to tell you the truth, I don't miss it at all. I just wanted to stop by blog land to wish you all the best and to tell you Merry Christmas and a very Happy New Year.  AR is a… MORE
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Aug. 9, 2010 11:53 am 
Updated: Oct. 2, 2010 6:21 am
Well, I guess that title fills you in just a bit. I just arrived back home in Argentina and I finally got the coveted Kitchen Aid mixer I have wanted for more years then I can remember. A friend from North Dakota surprised me with it. It is the 4.5 quart Classsic Plus. Her name will be… MORE
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Tags:  Lifestyle, Family
Feb. 27, 2010 8:27 am 
Updated: Jul. 25, 2010 7:07 pm
Hello everyone,I got something to blog about...we experienced a pretty good shaking this morning at 3:30 am. We quick hopped out of bed and stood in the doorways of our bedroom. When the house continued to shake we then went outside. I know now that is the wrong thing to do, but at the time it… MORE
Feb. 3, 2010 9:02 am 
Updated: Feb. 9, 2010 7:00 am
Hello all,I finally have a moment to do a short blog. We are now in Colorado Springs and headed back to the Denver area tomorrow. I have enjoyed all the times we have shared with family and friends. Last night we had dinner with a couple we have kept in touch with for over 20 years. Now, with… MORE
Dec. 22, 2009 8:50 pm 
Updated: Jan. 23, 2010 4:04 pm
Hello everyone! The Holiday is fast approaching  and I wanted to make sure I wished all my Allrecipes family a Merry Christmas and  Happy New Year! May this new year find you and your family enjoying many new recipes and exciting cooking adventures. Don't forget to be a blessing to… MORE
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Dec. 6, 2009 11:46 am 
Updated: Dec. 17, 2009 11:03 am
Hello everyone!It is about time I get a few free minutes to blog. I wanted to chat about the new coffee system that has been installed in my in-laws place since our last visit. I love coffee and I really appreciate a quick cup of coffee that has great flavor too. I have been experimenting with… MORE
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Nov. 6, 2009 8:08 am 
Updated: Nov. 17, 2009 6:17 am
Well the big day has arrived! We are going to visit our family and supporting churches in the USA. Much preparation has gone into this trip including having to prepare our home and pets for this time away. We have a couple who are remodeling their house come to stay here. It is a blessing for… MORE
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Oct. 24, 2009 7:36 am 
Updated: Oct. 25, 2009 10:25 am
Hello everyone and I do hope you are well and ready for the weekend. We arrived home from a trip to the city hospital for a repair job. The second one, this time they removed a piece of plastic thread about 2" long that was either left behind or didn't dissolve. I can't image it would… MORE
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Tags:  Family, Health, Lifestyle
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About Me
I am the wife of an Independent Baptist Missionary to the Mapuche Indians in the Andes Mts. I have always loved to cook and feed my family different and exciting meals. No plain old every day recipes I had growing up. My mother was a fantastic cook in her very limited menus, just never tried new recipes.
My favorite things to cook
My favorite family cooking traditions
Pennsylvania dutch potato filling, pot pie, cabbage rolls, apple tart and shoo fly pie
My cooking triumphs
Cheesecakes, all types and flavors
My cooking tragedies
hamburger helper mixes when I was a teen
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