Author Archives: Victoria

Decadent Apple Cake

This cake is such a wonderful fall treat! We ate our first piece warm, that’s why it’s still in the center of the tube pan (we couldn’t wait)  🙂 , however, it’s really good cold too. Either way, pair it … Continue reading

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Shrimp, Potato & Kale Tuscan Soup

This soup is kind of on the line of Olive Garden’s Zuppa Toscana Soup… except it doesn’t have sausage in it…but if you like sausage you could certainly add that. Ingredients: 1 large onion, chopped 1 package (1 lb) peeled … Continue reading

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I’m coming back…

After quite a long absence…I’m coming back to the blogging world. I am hoping to begin blogging again soon with a whole new focus. Looking forward to connecting again with my blogging friends and reviving my blog with a fresh … Continue reading

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Mushrooms & Fingerlings

I was recently given a cook book from some good friends (Jassie & Daniel). This cookbook is from Williams-Sonoma called Vegetable of the Day. It’s by Kate McMillan and has 365 delicious recipes for cooking vegetables. I wanted to share … Continue reading

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For the Love of God…

“No, you can’t come home!” / “You’re life is worthless” / “You have made your own bed, now lie in it” / “Unless you follow our rules, you are not welcome here” / “You have embarrassed your family, so we … Continue reading

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Pests, pests, pests….

Well, I’m kinda discouraged about my garden this year! I have gone totally organic and I am not having much luck with my squash…in fact, I think the squash & the cucumbers are going to be a bust this year! … Continue reading

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Garden Woes…with silver bells and cockle shells

My oh my, I have discovered something that I’ve never had to deal with before! I’ve grown squash and plenty of vegetables and have never experienced the super, plentiful bugs that I experienced this year! Sheesh! Let’s start with the … Continue reading

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