Recent content by crewsk

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    Georgia Vacation

    I just wanted to share a few pics from our trip to Georgia last week. I'll put the rest of them in a album hopefully tomorrow afternoon. The first & last are of TC & Savannah in the pool, the 2nd one is me & the 3rd is Matt (hubby) talking with some of the guys he was in class with. I was about...
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    Best Mother's Day Present Ever!

    It is the best for me anyway. Hubby took the kids to let them pick out veggie plants for a garden for me. I was beyond happy when I saw everything because I didn't think I was going to even have a tomato plant this year. Now I have tomatoes, okra, yellow squash, banana peppers, jalapenos...
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    Gullah/Geechee Foods?

    I need some help finding recipes for Gullah and/or Geechee recipes that are kid friendly. My daughter's class is having their first Gullah/Geechee Education Celebration on May 8th. The Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation is coming to speak to the class. Anyway, my daughter's teacher wants the...
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    Forgotten Cookies

    2 egg whites, stiffly beaten 2/3C sugar 1C chopped pecans 1C chocolate chips Before beating egg whites, preheat oven to 350F & line cookie sheets with a double layer of aluminum foil. Gradually add sugar to stiff egg whites, gently fold in nuts & chocolate chips. Drop closely together by...
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    3 Ingredients, No Ideas!!

    A friend gave me a package of pearl rice, some sort of dried mushrooms, & a bunch of cortex cinnamon sticks/bark. First of all I need help identifying the mushrooms, second, what do I do with those & the rice, & last but not least the cinnamon, I have a few ideas for that one. I know I'll have...
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    Vidalia Onion Pie

    Vidailia onions are coming into season again!!! YAY!!! 1C crushed butter flavored crackers (like Ritz) 1/4C butter melted 3C chopped Vadalia onions 2Tbsp butter 2 eggs 3/4C milk 1/2tsp salt 1/4tsp pepper 1C shredded cheddar cheese Combine the crushed crackers & 1/4C melted butter, mix well...
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    Ham, Pepper, & Onion Salad

    This is a great use for leftover ham from Easter or any holiday. 1/2lb ham 1 large bell pepper, cut in 1/4's, seeds removed 1 large onion, cut in 1/4's 8oz cream cheese, softened mayonnaise to taste Put ham, pepper, & onion in food processor, process until very fine. Mix with cream cheese &...
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    Grape Salad

    I can make a meal off this! 1lb white seedless grapes 2lbs red seedless grapes 1 (8oz) container sour cream 1 (8oz) pkg cream cheese, softened 1/2C light brown sugar 1 1/2C grated mild cheddar cheese, divided 1C finely chopped pecans, divided Wash & stem whole grapes, set aside. Mix sour...
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    Worcestershire Chicken

    2-3lbs bone in chicken pieces (legs, thighs, etc.) 1/4C Worcestershire sauce 1/2C butter, softened 2Tbsp lemon pepper seasoning Place chicken in a large well greased casserole dish. Spread butter over each piece of chicken, sprinkle with Worcestershire sauce & lemon pepper. Bake at 350F for 1...
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    Honey Mustard Pork Tenderloin

    2 (1 1/2lb) pork tenderloins 1/2C honey 2tsp mustard 1/4C brown sugar Mix honey, mustard, & brown sugar. Spread over pork & let martinate at least 2 hours in refrigerator. Roast at 350F for 1 hour or until internal temp reaches 160F.
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    Pineapple Casserole

    With Easter coming up, I thought of this recipe because it's great served with ham. 1 (16oz) can chunk pineapple 1/2C sugar 3Tbsp flour 1C grated cheddar cheese 1/2C butter, melted Ritz cracker crumbs (about 1 tube crushed crackers) Spread pineapple with juice in 9x9 casserole dish. Mix...
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    Okra Casserole

    6C okra, cut up 3 eggs 1 1/2C hushpuppy mix with onions 1 1/2tsp black pepper 1 1/2C milk 12Tbsp cooking oil 1 1/2tsp salt Mix all ingredients together & pour into a greased 9X13 in baking dish. Bake at 375F for 45-60 minutes, or until browned. Cut into squares to serve.
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    Sausage Corn Chowder

    1lb ground sausage, hot or mild 1 medium onion, chopped 1/2tsp black pepper 2tsp salt 2C water 3 large potatoes, peeled & diced 1tsp basil 1 can creamed corn 1 can whole kernal corn 1 (12oz) can evaporated milk In a large pot brown sausage & drain all but 2 Tbsp drippings. Saute onion in 2...
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    Butter Pecan Ice Cream

    The weather is warming up nicely here & it's about time to dust off the ice cream churn. This is my all time favorite homemade ice cream. 1 1/2C chopped pecans 4Tbsp butter (do not use margarine) Cook over medium heat 10-15 minutes, stirring frequently to keep from burning. Set aside. 1...
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    The Ultimate Hustler

    He's so modest about his ability too!