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Downeast Thunder Farm 7 Grain Whole Wheat Pizza Dough

Eighteen months ago, Paul turned over a new leaf – he adopted a plant based, low-oil diet. Now that’s totally counter-intuitive for someone who loves meat and raised meat chickens, … Continue reading

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Walking with Gidget

Yorkie chasing ducks into the pond

Walking with Gidget is an adventure. We live in the woods at the end of a dead-end road so we let Gidget freely walk with us. She meanders left and … Continue reading

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Grilled Cheese with Spicy Green Sauce

I waxed poetic about the fabulous grilled cheese with spicy green sauce I had the other day at Chase’s Daily in Belfast. I enjoyed this sandwich so much that I … Continue reading

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Roasted Cherry Tomatoes: Nirvana

cherry tomatoes on the vine

Tonight I discovered the absolute joy of roasted cherry tomatoes. I’ve never done this before, but the cherry tomatoes are coming in faster than I can use them on salad. … Continue reading

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Sunday Morning Muffins

sunday morning muffins

I have a new favorite Sunday morning muffin recipe. It make six large muffins – or muffin tops – my favorite way of making muffins. The basic recipe is the … Continue reading

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Artichoke Pizza Sauce

Artichoke hearts are one of my favorite pizza toppings. I was intrigued when during a recent window shopping visit to Williams-Sonoma, I discovered Artichoke & Garlic Pizza Sauce. I couldn’t … Continue reading

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Chicken Corn Chowder

Making Chicken Corn Chowder is one of my favorite ways to use leftover chicken. It’s quick to put together and it’s filling enough to serve as a meal for Paul … Continue reading

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My Family’s Favorite Pot Pie Dinner

mini turkey pot pies

I used to purchase chicken breasts or the occasional roaster chicken from the grocery. Now that we raise our own chickens and turkeys for meat, I find that my freezer … Continue reading

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Wonderful Wimpy White Bread

Wonderful Wimpy White Bread

There’s nothing better than warm bread, fresh out of the oven on cold day. Well, on any day. Hannah prefers white bread, but I really don’t enjoy wimpy white bread … Continue reading

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Downeast Thunder Farm Blueberry Coffee Cake

Downeast Thunder Farm Blueberry Coffee Cake

This morning I used the last of our blueberries picked last week in this blueberry coffee cake that has become a family favorite. Downeast Thunder Farm Blueberry Coffee Cake The Batter … Continue reading

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Creamy Asparagus-Potato Soup

Homemade Asparagus Potato Soup

On Sunday, the wind was howling outside and all three of us were at various stages of “under the weather” with colds. It seemed like a good soup day. With … Continue reading

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Yummy Split Pea Soup

split pea soup

Snowy cold weekends are the perfect time for one of my new favorites – Split Pea Soup. I made this for the first time last year after many hints from … Continue reading

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Baking Egg Bread

finished challah bread

This recipe has been on my mind for a while now since I’ve been looking for recipes that use eggs. A snowy Saturday seemed like a good time to finally … Continue reading

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Downeast Thunder Spinach Artichoke Dip

Downeast Thunder Spinach Artichoke Dip

New Years Eve I made this very yummy Spinach Artichoke Dip. I love the warm creamy texture with just a little bite of jalapeno. Downeast Thunder Spinach Artichoke Dip 1 … Continue reading

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Downeast Thunder Farm Apple Crisp

downeast thunder farm apple crisp

Since Maine Apple Sunday, I’ve tried three different apple crisp recipes and finally have one that I think is good enough to share. This is crispy and just a little … Continue reading

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Downeast Thunder Farm’s Rockin’ Pizza

I experiment with pizza dough like some women experiment with nail polish colors. We have homemade pizza once a week, usually on the weekend. We make our own, not because … Continue reading

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Family Recipe Project – Jubliee Jumbles

Jubilee Jumbles

During the last trip to my parent’s home in Pennsylvania my mother tossed a new project my way. She has this idea to create a family recipe book with a … Continue reading

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Our Favorite Summer Salsa and Chips

fresh cucumber salsa

Some years ago, when Paul was attending a cardio-rehab program, he sampled a healthy low carb snack of cucumber salsa served with pita chips. Over the years we played with … Continue reading

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Rainy Day Wild Blueberry Muffins

It’s a gloomy day here in Milbridge, Maine. When I asked what folks wanted for breakfast, Hannah called for blueberry muffins because they were perfect for a rainy day. Comfort … Continue reading

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