Tag Archives: Recipes

On Chili and Gumbo and Writing in Genre

I forgot to write a post for Monday. I don’t know why. I’m late today, but this time I do know why–I can’t think what to write about. The only thing that comes to mind is the Chili Cook-off we had at … Continue reading

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Hubby Roast

Author Mary Metcalfe shares the secret to her husband’s roast~~~ A few years ago, a friend came up for the weekend. We decided to go shopping in the nearby resort town, which has dozens of great boutiques. We left my … Continue reading

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Birthday Surprise

Author Jennifer Fromke shares today’s Cooking Calamity–a cake from the heart! ~~~~~ My favorite birthday cake also happens to be one of the biggest kitchen disasters we’ve seen at my house. We discovered the most fabulous cupcakes at a place … Continue reading

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High Altitude Giveaway!

Multi-pubbed Romance author, Davalynn Spencer, shares a high altitude tale, a cobbler recipe (which I’ve made before and love!), and a chance to win her newest Heartsong release, The Rancher’s Second Chance. Be sure to leave a comment! ~~~~~ When I married … Continue reading

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What is That?!

Anyone who has read my blog for a while may have seen the author of this Cooking Calamity in the comments section. Cecilia Marie Pulliam, “Ceci,” is one of my favorite supporters and prayer warriors. She’s special–just like her sense … Continue reading

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Stew–of sorts

This Friday’s “Cooking Calamities” post is a shortie by author Joanne Tailele. Her husband was in for a sad, sad meal~~~ When I first got married, at age seventeen, I had no idea how to cook. I sat for hours … Continue reading

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Coconutty Disaster

I have a soul sister in fellow Women’s Fiction author, Yvonne Anderson. She says: “I like just everything about food except cleaning up after it.” Yep. I agree 100%!  Yvonne is my guest today for my weekly Cooking Calamity posts. Remember:  if … Continue reading

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Epic Cooking Disaster!

So, this is either the last of the “Linda’s Out-of-Town” posts or the first of the Friday “Cooking Calamities” posts. Like I’ve been saying all week (prescheduled, of course, and yes, with a bit of cut-and-paste involved), we had so … Continue reading

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Kiss the Cook (If You Can Find One)

I’m still out of town, so my friend and the newest of my respected critique partners, photographer/author Kimberli Buffaloe, is pitching in to cover for me. We had so much fun with “Best Failed Recipe Ever!” that I invited anyone … Continue reading

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Best Failed Recipe Ever!

I have so many stories related to this picture. Let’s start with the idea that the casserole is over three-quarters gone, and I’m just now getting a picture of it. That’s because I just now got a new smart phone … Continue reading

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