Ribs Chipotle and Honey with a hint of Beer

They ended up being amazing.  I can’t say that I have ever cooked ribs before, so it was a first.  But the time that we have spent watching the Food Channel, I knew I had this under control.  2 racks of ribs, 16 people.  No problem. Post by I’m Not Just a Girl. First stop […]

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National Cheesecake Day

Cheesecake!? Did someone say Cheesecake!?  Oh, boy, my favorite.  No, I’m not really the plain Jane type…I like my topping and swirls and all the goodness that goes with it.  Oh and calories too, but whose counting?  It’s National Cheesecake Day!! My parents love cheesecake too.  Their wedding cake was a heart shaped cheesecake with […]

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Bower Mac and Cheese

Macaroni Day

I was really excited to see that today is Macaroni Day!  I am always looking for an excuse to eat Mac & Cheese.  It is by far my favorite comfort food. My Mom makes the best.  Hands down.  She knows when I come home or when we go camping together that Mac & Cheese is […]

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National Fried Chicken Day

Three recipes: Lemonade Oven Fried Chicken,  Spicy Sour Cream Corn, Bite Size Apple Pies   Today is National Fried Chicken Day! I’ve never really been a ‘fried’ person (thanks mom) so I had to consult Pinterest to see what the options are.   Holy Cow! Who would have known there is: Buttermilk Fried Chicken Oven Fried […]

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Johnny Appleseed Day & Favorite Apple Recipes

March 11th is Johnny Appleseed Day.  There is also a trend to celebrate this day in September, his actual birthday, but most prefer the March date because it is during planting season. John Chapman (aka Johnny Appleseed) was born on September 26, 1774.  John Chapman was a deeply religious person He was known to preach […]

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