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Homemade Macaroni and Sharp Cheese with Tomatoes

  I love to make homemade macaroni and cheese, which is my mom’s recipe. This is great for a side dish or a main vegetarian dish, and is one of my favorite comfort foods. The tomatoes are better than adding … Continue reading

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Key Lime Pie

This is Ed’s mom Marie’s recipe for Key Lime Pie.  I love this pie, and she always makes it for my birthday instead of cake.  Marie makes it with a regular pie crust, but I wanted to try it with a … Continue reading

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Spinach Quiche

What to make, what to make? It’s been a crazy week at work, finishing up grading final exams and starting fresh with new students.  If you’ve been following along on twitter or facebook, you know that Ed and I are … Continue reading

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Apple Tart

This tart was inspired by a cooking show, but I made up my own recipe as I went along.  It’s easier than apple pie, but I think it’s also more impressive. 1 recipe pie dough 3 apples, peeled, cored, and … Continue reading

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Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

1 whole butternut squash 3 Tbsp butter 1 large onion 1/4 cup chopped cooked ham (optional) 1 clove garlic few sprigs fresh thyme 2 fresh sage leaves pinch red pepper flakes 1 qt chicken stock salt and pepper to taste … Continue reading

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