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National Sandwich Day – A Collection of Sandwiches

It’s National Sandwich day! I love sandwiches!! But what exactly is a sandwich? The Cambridge dictionary says it’s two pieces of bread with other food between them. It could be cheese or meat, even salad. As long as it’s between … Continue reading

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Iowa – The Maid Rite Loose Meat Sandwich

Iowa has some interesting foods that are icons in their state. The GIANT breaded pork tenderloin sandwich (and we mean giant), Blue Bunny ice cream, Iowa sweet corn and, the one that caught my eye, the Maid Rite loose meat … Continue reading

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Oyster Po’ Boy – Sautéd not Fried

I love an oyster – and we had so many … Ever seen a 6 inch oyster? Our neighbors brought us two dozen fresh oysters. And these babies were HUGE! The question than came what to do with them all? … Continue reading

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National Cocoa Day – Lavender Cocoa

Did you know there’s a difference between hot chocolate and hot cocoa? Here in the U.S. we tend to use the terms interchangeably, but there is a difference! Hot chocolate is literally drinking chocolate – shavings of chocolate melted into … Continue reading

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Oyster Stuffed Mushrooms

I love oysters. I love them any way you want to serve them. And I love mushrooms. Here is a delicious recipe that combines the two. A delicious oyster and juicy mushroom all in one bite!

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