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Pick a Peck of Peppers, Miss Mom, Make Pepper Jelly, Miss Mom…

One of my favorite jellies to make was also one of Mom's favorites... Jalapeno Pepper Jelly! If you've never had pepper jelly you are missing out on a quirky but tasty treat! The jelly pairs well with cream cheese and crackers. I had some Ritz crackers to enjoy my new batch of jelly on but… Continue reading Pick a Peck of Peppers, Miss Mom, Make Pepper Jelly, Miss Mom…

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Easy like Sunday morning….and Kentucky style french toast!

Sunday has always been my favorite day of the week! When I was a young girl Dad and Mom helped each other make breakfast on Sunday. My brothers and sister and I scoured the Sunday Funnies while we waited for breakfast. We went to Church and then came home to the smell of Mom's pot… Continue reading Easy like Sunday morning….and Kentucky style french toast!

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Honoring Mom, being a Mom and sharing the blessing…Happy Mother’s Day!

Happy Mother's Day! My Mother has inspired me in so many ways. She has been a dedicated and devoted woman, Wife and Mother and I am thankful for her. I am also thankful for the blessings of Motherhood. I have been blessed with children and grandchildren that I adore...they are my life! Each year, as… Continue reading Honoring Mom, being a Mom and sharing the blessing…Happy Mother’s Day!

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Mamma Robin…and a lucky place for her nest!

I have not participated in a photo challenge in a while. This...I couldn't resist! UP is the subject matter. I opened the garage door one day last week and a small bunch of straw and debris fell on my head.When I looked up...this nest is what I discovered! We have been watching this Mamma Robin… Continue reading Mamma Robin…and a lucky place for her nest!

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FUNERAL POTATOES (aka Nauvoo Potatoes)…and we call them ‘HAPPY POTATOES’!

Announcing the death of 'funeral potatoes'....we now call them 'happy tators'! I have been absent for a while...at least not posting much here at Home and The Range. I was beginning to think my  job may be the death of me...I mean my blog! I truly miss this little blog when I'm away!  Home and… Continue reading FUNERAL POTATOES (aka Nauvoo Potatoes)…and we call them ‘HAPPY POTATOES’!

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Snow and Yoberry (Yogurt Strawberry) Muffins…What a great Saturday!

We have had some very strange weather this winter in Kentucky! It has gone from cold to high 60's, back to the teens, tornado weather and....finally....snow, beautiful snow! We have waited for the snow since the last snow just after Christmas!  The snow we had then didn't stay on the ground for long. Our weather… Continue reading Snow and Yoberry (Yogurt Strawberry) Muffins…What a great Saturday!

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Orange Poppyseed Cookies…for Poppy!

These cookies were my tribute and thank you...to my Viet Nam Vet husband (Poppy) on Veterans Day! I call my husband Poppy....a nickname that evolved from Mom 'N Pop. He calls me Mommy...I call him Poppy! I also happen to love Poppies. Remember the Poppy field from The Wizard of Oz? One of my all… Continue reading Orange Poppyseed Cookies…for Poppy!