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Baked Okra

Our okra has grown so fast this summer! I love fried okra... but if we had fried okra all the time, we would be "big as a barrel" as my grandmother used to say! So, we tried this simple recipe for baked okra and absolutely LOVED it.  Besides being yummy, okra is know for improving heart…
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Pickle Recipe

You can do this! Follow this simple pickle recipe and use up those extra cucumbers! We prefer sliced pickles to use on hamburgers but you can quarter them also if you prefer. Ingredients: 9 lbs of pickling cucumbers (about 50 that are 4 inches long) 8 cups of water 4 cups of vinegar 1 cup…
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Wilted Lettuce

Wilted Lettuce Two things that let us know Summer is officially here: Making wilted lettuce and a good ole' tomato sandwich.   If you aren't from the South, you may not understand the value of these two things, just hold on! You'll get it after the first bite! I made wilted lettuce this week and every summer…
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