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A bite of history from the kitchen.



A Different Take on Crumpets

I was flipping though a few cookbooks, looking for a muffin recipe to make for breakfast, and I came across another crumpet recipe.  I'm all for crumpets, and as these ones are made without yeast, I decided to make them... Continue Reading →

Indian Meal Flappers

  The only reason I made these is because the title caught my eye.  It actually made me laugh out loud in the waiting room where I was passing time until my car had had it's seat heater repaired.  Sadly,... Continue Reading →

Really Good Griddle Cakes from the Lady Who Brought Us Chocolate Chip Cookies

I love pancakes.  I make them fairly often, and though I have a go-to recipe I usually use, I often experiment with new recipes.  Because I've already shared a pancake recipe on here, I hesitated to post a new one... Continue Reading →

French Pancakes

This morning instead of turning to my usual pancake recipe, I grabbed two cookbooks at random off the shelf, thinking I'd choose a pancake recipe from one of them.  It turned out that Canada's Prize Recipes didn't have any recipes... Continue Reading →

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