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Ham Cheddar Chowder Recipe

There’s something about extremely cold weather that makes me yearn for a warm, hearty bowl of soup.  A favorite soup at our house is Ham Cheddar Chowder. Filled with ham, potatoes, carrots and just the right amount of cheddar cheese; … Continue reading

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Canning Peaches

Our family loves to eat peaches, so each year I try to can as many peaches as possible. This year we were able to get 4 – 25 pound boxes of peaches that were locally grown. Of course, as is … Continue reading

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Canning Blueberry Pie Filling

This week, I was able to pick up two 10 pound boxes of blueberries for $19.99 each. A few weeks ago, I had bought a box from the same bulk food store and they were $31.00 so I was extremely … Continue reading

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Beef Stew Recipe

Beef Stew Ingredients to make 7 quarts: 4-5 pounds of roast (cut in chunks) or stew meat 12 cups chopped potatoes 8 cups sliced carrots 3 cups chopped onion 3 cups chopped celery-optional (I don’t include this because several in … Continue reading

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Cheesy Ham and Potato Recipe

Often times our schedule is such that we don’t eat supper until it gets dark, until then we are typically working outside on farm projects.  By that time, I am tired and want to fix a fairly simple, quick meal.  … Continue reading

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