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Grandma Bertha’s Rhubarb Pie

In Recipes | Delicious and Quick Recipes for Real Food by Lisa Soldo-Johnson2 Comments

Grandma Bertha’s Rhubarb Pie is a family favorite passed down for generations in my family.  Bertha was my belly laughing German grandmother whose heart and  home  was filled with an abundance of love for family and friends, including her eight children and eighty-seven grandchildren, counting up to three generations while she was still on this earth.  That’s a lot of …

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Old-Fashioned Organic Homemade Apple Pie

In Recipes | Delicious and Quick Recipes for Real Food by Lisa Soldo-Johnson4 Comments

When I think of homemade apple pie, I think of my mother. She had a way of creating magic with just a few swipes of a flour-dusted rolling pin over freshly kneaded dough, and an apple-filled pie crust topped with sugar, cinnamon, a sprinkle of nutmeg, and plenty of butter. Unapologetically, she swore off any suggestion of a pre-made, store-bought …

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Easy Homemade Gravy Recipe

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Growing up, meals at my mother’s table often included homemade gravy. She was one of those outstanding home cooks who had ten great recipes she perfected, and one of them was her rich and creamy lump-free gravy like the chicken gravy above and her beef gravy below. We could never get enough of her delicious gravy so we poured it …

Homemade Chicken and Vegetable Pot Pie

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Print Recipe Homemade Chicken and Vegetable Pot Pie Yum Nestled in a flavorful, flaky crust, this delicious homemade pot pie bursts with flavor and overflows with a creamy sauce, hearty chunks of chicken, and colorful vegetables. Perfect for dinner with the family or guests. Course Dinner, Entrees, Lunch Cuisine American Prep Time 30 minutes Cook Time 1 hour Servings people …