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Tag Archives: cooking calamities
Baked Beans with Smoked Cheese? No Thanks!
Fellow PBG author Clare Sanders has cheesy story to share~~~ Although I’ve had more than my share of cooking calamities, today I’d like to share one of my mother’s creations that became an oft-told story in my family. First, I … Continue reading
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Marji’s German Chocolate Goof
Fellow author Marji Laine found a new recipe for pancakes–though that’s not what she was aiming for~~~ I am a Cooking Calamity. In college, for my then-fiancé’s birthday, I baked a triple layer cake. My very first attempt at making … Continue reading
Ladies, I think we’ve finally learned the secret of getting our men to do the dishes for us. Pay close attention as author Christine Lindsay explains~~~ You’ve heard of “Duck Dynasty.” Well, how about “Ducky Beginnings”? Or…”how Dave and Christine’s … Continue reading
Posted in Cooking and Recipes Tagged Christine Lindsay, cooking calamities, kitchen catastrophes 1 Comment
“What could go wrong?” Kristen Stieffel asks.
Sometimes fellow Women’s Fiction author and Christian PENner Kristen Stieffel is a little too organized~~~ I am a list-making and scheduling type, and the busier my schedule gets, the more I take time to list and schedule everything that needs … Continue reading
Transparent Banana Pudding?
Sharon Srock, author of the wildly popular Women of Valley View series, has a treat to share that’s bound to make you wonder–how can banana pudding be transparent? ~~~ When Linda asked for kitchen disasters, I had to give the question … Continue reading
Fellow Christian PEN editor Alice Benavides has a messy experience to share~~~ For some years, I have grown my own tomatoes and canned my own tomato sauce. In a large pot, I simmer the quartered tomatoes, diced onions, and spices … Continue reading
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Bread Baking Botch
Ruth L. Snyder, a friend from my professional editors’ group, The Christian PEN, shares her botched bread baking experience, along with some tips and a recipe. I’m ready to start baking!~~~ A few weeks after my husband and I were … Continue reading
Linda Apple’s Culinary Epiphany
If you don’t find this funny and appropriate for the upcoming season, check your pulse. Linda’s “epiphany” snaps the wishbone in favor of loving moms everywhere~~~ There are many important “firsts” in life—first step, first word, first kiss, and first … Continue reading