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Carrot & Pineapple Muffins

Preparation time: 10 minutes Preheat oven to 325. Bake for 25 minutes. 4 eggs 2 cups sugar 1 ½ cup oil 2 tsp. Vanilla 3 cups flour 2 tsp. Baking powder 2 tsp. Baking soda 2 tsp. Cinnamon 1 tsp. … Continue reading

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Best Ginger Cookies

Preparation time: 15 minutes 1-cup butter (room temperature) 1/3 cup Brown sugar 2/3-cup molasses 1 tsp. milk 3 cups flour 1 tsp Salt 2 tsp Baking soda 2 tsp. Ginger Combine the flour, salt, baking soda and ginger together and … Continue reading

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Easy Brown Bread

Preparation time: 5-6 hours (with 50-60 minutes oven baking) Makes: 3 loaves 8 cups flour 1 tbsp. salt 1 cup rolled oats ¼ cup sugar 1 cup molasses ¼ cup shortening 1 tbl. yeast 4 cups warm water Combine flour, … Continue reading

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Creamed Salmon and Peas on Toast

Preparation time: 15 minutes        Serves 3-4 3 tbl. Butter 3 tbl. Flour ½ tsp. salt ¼ tsp. pepper 1 ½ cups milk 2 cans of flaked salmon 1 cup canned or frozen peas 6 slices Texas toast. Melt butter.  Add … Continue reading

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Hamburger Soup

So tomorrow is going to be a busy day (as usual) between work, house chores and the daily delivery and pickup of the kids all their scheduled events. Given that your Mom and Dad will be coming over at 7:00 … Continue reading

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Bread and Butter Pickles

4-5 quarts Sliced cucumbers 6 medium onions, sliced ½ cup coarse salt 5 cups white sugar ½ tsp. Turmeric 1 ½ tsp. Celery seed 3 cups white vinegar 2 tbsp. Mustard seed Place sliced cucumbers and onions with salt and … Continue reading

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Simple Corn Casserole

Preparation time: 5 minutes Serves: 6-8 1 package of Jiffy Corn Muffin mix 1 can whole kernel corn with juice 1 can cream corn 1 cup sour cream ¼ cup of butter or margarine 2 eggs (beaten) Melt butter in … Continue reading

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Cucumber Relish Recipe

Here is a recipe that will show you how to make pickle relish for canning: 6 lbs. Cucumbers 2 ½ cups white vinegar 2 lbs. Onions 5 cups white sugar 3 green peppers 2 tbsp. Mustard seed 2 red peppers … Continue reading

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Chicken Pot Pie with Biscuit Crust

Serves 6-8 Preparation Time: 30 minutes Final cooking Time: 30 minutes Looks like a lot of steps, but very easy and worth it. Will impress the whole family and guests. It’s a family favourite in my house. Ingredients: Vegetables 6 … Continue reading

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Seven Layer Dinner

Preparation time: 30 minutes Cooking time: 1 ½ hours Serves 6 5-7 medium potatoes sliced 1-cup minute rice 1 large diced onion 2-cups sliced carrots 1 family sized can of tomato soup 1-cup tomato juice 20-24 uncooked breakfast sausages In … Continue reading

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Maritime Fish Cakes

Preparation time: 20 minutes Cooking time: 8 minutes Serves 3-4 1 16 oz package Salt Cod 6-8 medium size potatoes 1 medium onion, diced ½ tsp. Pepper Peel potatoes and cut in half then place in pot with cold water … Continue reading

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Blueberry Muffins | Blueberry Oat Muffins

2 ½ cups flour 2-½ tsp. Baking powder ¼ tsp. salt ½ cup Sugar 2 eggs, beaten ½ cup butter, melted 1-cup buttermilk 1 ½ cups washed, fresh blueberries Sift flour, baking powder, salt and ½ cup sugar. Add next … Continue reading

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Fruit Bread

1½ table. yeast ½ cups water 9-10 cups flour 1-cup brown sugar 3 tsp. salt ½ cup butter 3 cups warm water 3 eggs (beaten) ½ cup cherries (candied) ½ cup mixed candied fruit 1 ½ cups raisins Mix the … Continue reading

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