Cherry Ding A Lings

Cherry Ding-a-lings 1 pkg refrigerated sugar cookie dough, thawed * 1/2 tsp ginger Filling: 3/4 c finely chopped pecans or walnuts 1/3 c packed brown sugar 2 T maraschino cherry juice one jar maraschino cherries, cut in half (I used 15) Directions: Mix filling ingredients in a bowl and set aside. Put cookie dough and…
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GG’s Peanut Buttery Chocolate Chip Cookies

GG’s peanut buttery chocolate chip cookies: 4 cups flour 4 tsp soda 1 tsp salt Mix 3 ingredients in bowl and set aside. Then mix in a separate bowl: 2 cups Jif peanut butter 2 cups Crisco 2 cups white sugar 2 cups brown sugar 4 eggs 2 tsp vanilla Mix well then add dry…
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Marshall Sugar Cookies

1 cup powdered sugar 1 cup white sugar 1 cup butter ! cup Oil 1 tsp vanilla 2 eggs 4 ½ cups flour 1 tsp. salt 1tsp soda 1 tsp cream of tarter Cream together sugars and butter, add the oil and eggsand beat until fluffy. Add the dry ingredients to the mixture and mix…
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Black Friday Tips

I used to think the people who shopped on Black Friday were nuts! Why would you get up long before sunrise, stand in line outside and fight the crowds? Then one year, when I worked for WDAY-TV, I covered Black Friday. I have to admit, I got caught up in the excitement too. Not completely,…
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Using Veggies A Different Way This Thanksgiving

I started The Great Indoors as a way to celebrate the finer things between four walls: cooking, decorating, entertaining, crafting and more. But let’s be honest most weeks this blog is about food. Maybe it’s because, while I don’t consider myself a great cook, I’m a better cook than I am a decorator, hostess or…
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