Category Archives: Other Recipes

How to Reheat Kraft Macaroni & Cheese Successfully

You know that feeling, when you’re PMS-ish, or grumpy, or depressed, and you get one of those bizarre food cravings? Some days I simply have to have a box of Kraft macaroni and cheese (even though I normally prefer my … Continue reading

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Pimiento Cheese Failure (and How to Avoid It)

When I was little, two of the highlights of my year were going to Aunt Julia’s house and to the Woodbury church of Christ annual ice cream supper at Mr. Boyd’s house.  What do these two have in common? Pimiento … Continue reading

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Nanny’s Superb Banana Shakes

I’ve been on a banana shake kick here lately.  It’s great with breakfast. Or before bed when you’re trying not to eat chocolate. Or for a snack. Anyway! Here it is: Nanny’s Excellent Banana Shakes Serves 2. 1 banana 1 … Continue reading

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Christmas Potpourri

One of my very “favoritest” things to do at Christmas is keep potpourri on the stove. (This occasionally has bad consequences, as when I left it on the stove all night a couple days ago, and it took me 15 … Continue reading

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Nanny’s Shrimp-Crab Salad

My grandmother (who we all call Nanny) came by the shop the other day with a little container of shrimp-crab salad.  I’d never heard of such a thing.  And I liked it. So I called her to get the recipe. … Continue reading

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Southern Style Chicken Salad

I up-and-decided to make chicken salad the other day.  I had never done it before. And I hate the kind of chicken salad that has grapes in it (that’s like dessert chicken or something).  So if you also like yours … Continue reading

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Nanny’s Lemonade Tea

My Nanny likes to make this lemonade tea, a very easy and tasty twist on basic iced tea. Make and steep tea as usual; add powdered lemonade mix (I used Country Time lemonade) according to package directions. For a half … Continue reading

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