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Tomatoes: Grocery Store Verses Growing Your Own

Springtime!  Time to plant those tomatoes… AND STOP BUYING GROCERY STORE TOMATOES. I am absolutely sick of grocery store tomatoes!  The skins are so tough and waxy!  To me, they really have no flavor at all. Did you know….                … Continue reading

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Homemade Tomato Sauce Without Sweating Over a Hot Stove

With my bounty of my home-grown tomatoes and Doug’s love for red pasta sauces; I have been searching for a tomato sauce, NOT requiring me to sweat over a hot stove all day long.   So, imagine my elation when I … Continue reading

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Easy Crock Pot Roast

This is the easiest dinner recipe you will possibly make.  My version of “Mississippi Pot Roast” requires a rub to impart flavor to the meat. The slow cooking method will create a delicious, tender roast your family will love. Rub … Continue reading

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Southwest Pork Stew From BBQ Leftovers

This post is a recipe for all our BBQ competition competitors and their associates.  When we finish a BBQ competition (Smokin J’s BBQ), we usually have some leftover shredded/chopped/sliced Boston Butt.  I found a recipe to use this leftover pork … Continue reading

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