Author Archives: HelenFern

Bran Muffins with Oat Flour

I love a good muffin in the morning  with my coffee. Bran muffins are tasty and good for you. Here’s an easy recipe that tastes great. It took some experimentation to find just the right balance of sweetness. And it … Continue reading

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Dried Sugared Orange Slices

I’ve seen dried orange slices in the craft store, but I never thought of them as a snack (Please don’t eat the ones from the craft store). At one of our visits to Trader Joe’s (yes, we shop there often), … Continue reading

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What’s for Dinner? Sunday Link up #349

It’s been a long month so far. Computer problems, snow and now flooding. I am grateful that nothing serious has hit our family and pray for those families that have been adversely affected. Now our heater is refusing to work! … Continue reading

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Gorgonzola Cream Sauce over Gnocchi

At our house we eat a lot of gorgonzola and other blue cheeses. We purchased a package of gorgonzola gnocchi at Trader Joe’s and really liked it. I decided to try to create a similar dish – with my own … Continue reading

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Pork Loin with Green Beans, Onions and Mushrooms

I found this beautiful roast on sale – a treasure these days with the price of meat!! I pulled out some frozen green beans that I grew this summer and a few mushrooms left from the frittata I made for … Continue reading

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