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Pear vanilla jam


This summer, during a meal at my brother and sister-in-law’s, I enjoyed warm homemade rolls with some absolutely fantabulous jam. I liked it so much I ate almost half of the jar! So, of course, I had to get the recipe, which my sister-in-law, Melissa, got from her neighbor. So, I’m sharing it here with […]

Cranberry-Apple Chutney


One of our new favorite Thanksgiving recipes is this cranberry relish. Vickey found it in a Thanksgiving Taste of Home magazine. It was delicious yesterday on our Thanksgiving turkey. Ingredients 1 ¼ cups sugar ½ cup water 1 package (12 ounces) fresh or frozen cranberries 2 large tart apples, peeled and finely chopped 1 medium […]

Whipped cream cheese frosting


Talk about a delicious dessert topping! The whipped cream mixed with cream cheese makes this light and airy, but still very tasty. This frosting is a great topping on the banana bars, as I’m sure it would be on many other desserts. Ingredients 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese 1 cup white sugar 1/8 teaspoon […]