Oatmeal Apple Raisin Muffins

These muffins are quick and easy to make for breakfast. I also make them for the coffee that’s served after church on Sunday, too. The church is the same little white country church I attended as a child.

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Homemade Cinnamon Rolls

If I’ve heard it once, I’ve heard it a dozen times: “Make homemade cinnamon rolls? From scratch? Are you crazy? That takes all day!”

Homemade Cinnamon Roll Recipe

I have several recipes for homemade cinnamon rolls that do, indeed, take at least all afternoon — scald the milk and let it cool to room temperature (30 minutes); mix the dough and let it raise for an hour (1.5 hours); punch down the dough and let it raise for another hour (1 hour); shape into cinnamon rolls and let raise for another hour (1.5 hours); and then, finally, bake the cinnamon rolls (30 minutes) — for a grand total of 5 hours from start to finish. But it doesn’t have to be that way. You really can make homemade cinnamon rolls from scratch in two hours or less.

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How to Make an Easter Bunny Cake

Children love the Easter Bunny and this Easter Bunny cake is sure to delight all of the children at your Easter dinner. Or — consider making it as a treat for Grandma or Grandpa or Great-grandma or Great-grandpa.

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Hot Cross Buns

When I was a kid, my mother would talk about eating hot cross buns at Easter when she was a child. The buns were something that her mother made every year.

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Instant Pot Chicken and Rice Recipe

We’ve all made chicken and rice on the stove or in the oven. Here’s how I make it now in the Instant Pot.

BTW – this recipe works for both frozen and thawed chicken.

Add 2 cups of water to the Instant Pot and place 4 chicken quarters on the Instant Pot trivet. Sprinkle on each piece of chicken a generous amount of Lawry’s Seasoned Salt, a dash of lemon pepper, and a generous amount of garlic salt.

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Friday Night Fish Fry Fritters

This recipe is perfect for small fillets such as Bluegill or other sunfish. You will need 3 to 4 cups of fish (a quart freezer bag).

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Easy Hard Boiled Deviled Eggs in an INSTANT POT

Here’s a quick little video showing you how easy it is to make hard boiled deviled eggs in an Instant Pot.

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Norma’s Homemade Bread

My mother used to bake bread about once a week when I was growing up on our farm. Store-bought bread, she said, was “too fluffy” and “doesn’t taste like anything.” Here’s the recipe for my mother’s bread.

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Sour Cream Crescent Rolls

For any special dinner or family occasion or holiday dinner this recipe for Sour Cream Crescent Rolls takes only 2 hours from start to finish. And they’re downright tasty too!

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