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These are a Few of My Favorite Things

Who doesn't love a green bean casserole made with canned cream of mushroom soup and canned fried onion rings? We all grew up with some version of cream-drowned green beans at Thanksgiving. We love the old recipes because they remind us of family, happy times and traditions. Growing up, our family had a large Thanksgiving Day meal. Mama cooked for days, we scarfed it all up in less than twenty minutes, and then Mama washed dishes for days. She was a kitchen saint. These days, Vince and I celebrate Thanksgiving with some of our dearest friends. The hosts prepare the turkeys and ham and all I have to do is take a “dish.” My contribution to our annual ...

Oven-Roasted Hasselback Potatoes

Looking for a way to jazz up baked potatoes? Serve this easy and impressive side dish. Oven-Roasted Hasselback Potatoes get their name from the region in Sweden where the recipe originated. The potatoes are roasted after being sliced very thin but without cutting through the bottom in such a way to leave the potatoes intact. The delightful thing about this recipe is that as the potatoes roast in the oven they begin to crisp on the outside while leaving the inside tender. Simply irresistible! OVEN-ROASTED HASSELBACK POTATOES Fabulous! Leftover potatoes are great reheated the next day. 1 (3 pound) bag small red potatoes 1 stick butter, melted 1 ...

Cranberries and Apples

Cranberries and Apples A special recipe that’s taken the place of traditional cranberry sauce at our Christmas table! 3½ cups fresh cranberries 3 large Granny Smith apples ¼ cup oats 1¼ cups light brown sugar 1/3 cup all-purpose flour ½ cup (1 stick) butter, melted 1 cup chopped pecans Lighty grease a 9x13-inch baking dish.  Spread cranberries in bottom of dish.  Slice apples.  Do not peel.  Top cranberries with apple slices.  In a small bowl, combine oats, brown sugar, and flour. Sprinkle over fruit.  Toss pecans in melted butter.  Sprinkle evenly over fruit and topping.  Bake in a preheated 350 degree oven for 55 to 60 minutes. ...