Category Archives: Recipes

Slow Cooker Rice Pudding in the Hamilton Beach Set & Forget® 6 Qt. Programmable Slow Cooker

There’s not a lot of really creative cooking going on in my kitchen right now. I’m packing up infrequently-used gadgets and gear and trying to creatively use only what’s in my pantry and freezer so that I won’t have to … Continue reading

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In the Pantry: Sesame Oil

I don’t consider myself a good cook, but I have spent some time around good cooks while they’re doing their thing, so I’ve picked up some really great tips over the years. One of the best things I’ve learned is … Continue reading

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Zesty Roasted Tomato Ranch Dip

Every year, in the aftermath of my defeat in the Tomato Art Festival recipe contest, I vow I will never enter again. And every year, I enter again. This year, though, I couldn’t resist. The theme was “dips” (not salsa!), … Continue reading

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