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Burbach's Countryside Dairy Bottles

The Milk Bottles

I love to get our milk in glass bottles from Burbach’s Dairy. The milk is Colder and Fresher and Betterer. But we have to RETURN those bottles! I’m not very good at it. Burbach’s recently called me out, too. They want their bottles back! So, I had to clean out the back of the MomVan…

Parker House Roll Buns

Turkey Sammich

We’re watching the Kansas City Royals tonight play in the World Series! I’m making a Turkey Breast and Homemade Rolls so we can have some yummy sandwiches for dinner! I’m using a simple half Turkey Breast and roasting it in the oven with some aromatic vegetables…..a cut up Onion, Carrot and Celery (all old and…

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Up On A Roof

We went to a party on the roof of the Paxton in downtown Omaha a few days ago. The weather was wonderful, the food was fantastic, and the party was perfect!


Rainy Monday Meatballs

This Rainy Monday in Nebraska really needed a warm dinner to make the day better. I made some Parker House Rolls in my bread machine and mixed up some Swedish Meatballs and Mashed Potatoes.

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It was a GOOD Summer

Between Okoboji and Graduation and RAGBRAI and Reunions and Cooking and Eating and Travel and Hail Storms and The New Deck ……Summer of 2014 was pretty darn good!

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Slice and Bake Oatmeal Cookies

Granddaughter Alice is an oatmeal lover….just like me! She likes to help me on a Saturday morning make a pot of oatmeal while we talk about what we are going to do that day. I always ask her what she wants to add to her bowl and the answer is always the same…pecans, apples and…