Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Books or Paper

The topic for this challenge was Books or Paper. This Peterson’s magazine from 1872 used to be bound and held together with some type of binding and sewn in three places. The bindings have long failed and the strings are broken. Now the magazine is back to its original state which is a stack of papers. All the papers…

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Retrospective

Before I was born my parents built a home on the Coosa River. A few years later the property became waterfront when Alabama Power completed building the Logan Martin Dam. After I was born we would spend summers and weekends at the lake. I loved playing in the boat house. From inside the boat house you could see the…

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Potatoes and Onions…

At times I’ll remember a recipe or some food we had for dinner, supper, or lunch when I was growing up.  It’s odd how out of the blue that I remember what we had.  So today I saw a bag of potatoes and some onions in the refrigerator and I thought what about dicing them up and frying them…

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Spiced Lemon Tea Mix

Spiced Lemon Tea Mix Recipe Yield: serves 4-5  Total Time: 10 minutes  Prep Time: 5 minutes Cook Time: 5 minutes This spiced lemon tea mix recipe is easy to make – you’ll be sipping spiced tea in less than 10 minutes. Did you make this recipe?   Leave a comment » Ingredients: 4 1/2 tablespoons sugar 4 tablespoons 1/4…

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Nanna’s Hay Box Veggie Soup

Nanna’s Hay Box Veggie Soup Recipe   This vegetable soup recipe is easy to make – you’ll be finished prepping and cooking in about 30 minutes and enjoying vegetable soup by supper time. This recipe uses the Hay Box (Thermal Cooking) method. Great for camping or when you don’t want to get the slow cooker out of the cabinet….

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