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Monthly Archives: April, 2014

Hot Cross Buns – by Any Other Name

I drove up north last Saturday to spend the Easter weekend with my brother, his wife and family. When I was lying in bed that night, my thoughts drifted to earlier Easters when we were children. We’d wake up on Sunday morning and dash into mom and dad’s bedroom. I believe it was the only …

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Crab Cakes – Does It Get Any Better?

I’m often asked if I make all of the recipes that are sent into my column, The Recipe Exchange. The answer is No. I don’t have a test kitchen and I couldn’t possibly eat all that food. I trust that the people who send in the recipes have made them and like them. But every …

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My Itchy Green Thumb or How to Take Geranium Cuttings

The warm temperatures and longer days have set my green thumb to itching and I have to do something about it. I decided over the winter that I want ivy geraniums in my flower boxes this summer. The flower boxes sit on the outside ledges of my two up-stairs windows at the front of the …

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