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Today, Applesauce. Tomorrow, the World.

We’re continuing with the cooking adventures here at Casa de Phouka.  Today, I looked up a recipe for applesauce on allrecipes.com and got to using up some CSA apples that had been lingering in my refrigerator for far too long.  … Continue reading

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Yes You Can Can

Sunday night, I decided to rid myself of the Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) peaches camped out in the fridge and make some jam.  To make it more fun, I decided to have the kids help me.  Yes, I had my … Continue reading

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Yummy Yummy Pretzel Rods

This year, for holiday gifts for Peanut and Sprout’s teachers and therapists, we went edible:  as a family, we made yummy yummy pretzel rods.  These are super-easy to make, and both of my kids (at time of crafting, one almost-five-year … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip Cookies

Last week, Peanut and I spent an evening making yummy chocolate-chip cookies.  This was his first time with real, from-scratch baking–we’ve generally made brownie or muffin mixes in the past–and I was interested to have him give it a go.  … Continue reading

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A little of this, a little of that

Peanut loves to cook.  He likes pouring in ingredients, stirring mixes, peeling onions, breaking up broccoli–you name it, he’s a fan.  Helping us in the kitchen is one of his favorite things to do. A few months ago, our TVI … Continue reading

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