A Southern Grace

May 23, 2016

curd your enthusiasm #EffortlessPies

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You may or may not remember, but I'll never forget--I spent about 4 years working in a small bakery doing everything from baking cookies and decorating cakes (two things I loved) to making pies, which I quickly came to detest.

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May 12, 2016

#OrthoProtects, from four-legged friends and foes

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Do you love your yard, but hate seeing your hard work get eaten up by garden pests? Maybe you are planning your garden and want to keep the rabbits, groundhogs, squirrels and other small animals from eating all your carrots and nibbling on your tomatoes. Ortho® Animal B Gon® Animal Repellent has a great no stink formula product that uses essential oils and delivers long lasting, rain resistant performance. These essential oils provide an effective way to keep small animals away from your lawn and garden. What smells nice to people actually confuses animals with a "wrong" scent, so they'll go somewhere else to find a place to eat.

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May 10, 2016

a lotta ricotta

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For 32 years or so, ricotta cheese eluded me.

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May 6, 2016

i ain't afraid of no yeast

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I think I'm ready to say that yeast doesn't intimidate me anymore. That may not seem like a bold proclamation to you, but trust me, it is.

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May 3, 2016

cuckoo for coconut #margaritaweek

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If you peruse as many food blogs as I do, you undoubtedly know that Cinco de Mayo is near. It (and Mother's Day) have been the focus of oh-so-many posts for oh-so-many weeks! My fellow bloggers are always well-prepared for just about any occasion involving food.

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April 27, 2016

delightful deliveries

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I like grocery shopping, but I also like when delicious things are delivered to my door.

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April 21, 2016

mesquite treat #RealFlavorRealFast

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I've been known to complain from time to time, about everything from the rain to terrible drivers to the ever-present dog hair on my clothes. One thing about which I never need to gripe again is the time and effort it takes to marinate my pork loin--Smithfield® has taken care of that!

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