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Category Archives: Desserts

(Practically No Sugar) Peach and Blueberry Cobbler

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What It Is Cobbler is a juicy, deep dish dessert of cooked fruit with a biscuit type topping.  It is thought of as the quintessential dessert of the American Deep South, and many Southerners will lay claim to its origins.  You can’t blame them, really—who wouldn’t want to claim such a luscious dish?  Turns out, a lot of people …

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Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas!

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The holidays are upon us, and amidst the bustle of December activity, we often lose the spirit of the season.  This year I invite you to hark back to the traditions of Europe and have yourself a merry “Little Christmas.” What It Is  Traditionally and liturgically, the Christmas Season does not begin until Christmas Day.  …

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