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Slow Cooker Potato Soup with Bacon & Cheese – Comfort in a Bowl

These days the weather has been crazy! We go from 85 or 90 degrees one day to 60 or 65 the next. And on those cold days of captivity, what gives more comfort than a cozy home and a bowl … Continue reading

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Dyngus Day Pierogi and Sausage

 It’s Dyngus Day! What the heck is Dyngus Day? Well, Dyngus day is to Polish Americans what St. Patrick’s day is to Irish Americans. A day of festivities, parades and good food. But what is dyngus day? No one really … Continue reading

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Idaho Finger Steaks

Idaho’s state fruit is the huckleberry – a small berry similar to the blueberry. They have a state fish. The cutthroat trout – one of the tastiest fresh water fish. But Idaho is the potato state. They grow more than … Continue reading

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Minnesota Lefse

What foods does Minnesota boast about? They have an abundance of walleye – the state fish! It’s flaky and buttery and just plain delicious! And Spam! Yes, Spam is from Minnesota! But the state also has a large population of … Continue reading

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Michigan Pasties – Easy Meat Pies

Michigan – Pasties The next state up is Michigan. Although there are a lot of foods that are associated with this state, the pasties are pretty popular. In the upper Peninsula it’s a local tradition! It’s a savory pastry filled … Continue reading

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