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The church lady made the best shortbread.

Krusteaz Bakery Style Shortbread Cookie Mix I didn’t know what shortbread was until I visited the homemade baked goods section of a church fair many years ago. They looked kind of bland, but the price was right. What a delicious discovery when I got home! Yum! I made them myself once or twice, but they didn’t taste as good as the church lady’s. Isn’t that the truth, when someone else…

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Trader Joe’s Brownie Truffle Baking Mix Review

Trader Joe’s Brownie Mix I won’t keep you in suspense:┬áTrader Joe’s Brownie Truffle Baking Mix makes a very good brownie. My friend Candy is a gourmet cook, and swears by this as a brownie you could make for guests at a nice dinner party, and not feel like you slighted anyone, at least on the dessert. I like it very much, too, but not quite as much as she does….

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Why I’m mad at the Girl Scouts!

It’s the cookies, of course! Specifically, the one we all want: Thin Mints. Which I first saw this year in the airport. TSA ruins my trip On my way back from an intense visit to parts back east, I was infuriated and harassed once again by the hateful TSA – that’s right, the portion of the government that gets 8 billion of our dollars EACH YEAR – and Obama just…

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