Cookbook

Super-de-Duper Yummy Turkey

I know turkey day has come and gone but I wanted to post this recipe anyways.  Andrew cooked this recipe for the first time 5 years ago and we’ve been hooked ever since (especially me because he does all the work!).  I’ve grown up on turkeys being injected with marinade and/or fried so I am… Continue reading Super-de-Duper Yummy Turkey

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A Natural Fragrance for House

My mom makes this natural fragrance for her house around the holidays and it smells amazing.  Not really a cookbook recipe but I thought I’d share it nonetheless. In a pot, add:  4 cups water 1 orange, sliced 4 cinnamon sticks 2 Tbsp whole cloves 4 bay leaves ½ cup cranberries 1 lemon, sliced Bring… Continue reading A Natural Fragrance for House

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Making a Roux

A roux is a base made for various soups or sauces like gravy or gumbo.  It is basically flour that is cooked, usually in butter or some other oil.  Some people may be intimidated but making a roux is super easy! I’ve included several links for instructions on how to make it.   This link… Continue reading Making a Roux