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Gingerbread pancakes | Homesick Texan
Bread Breakfast

Gingerbread pancakes

Can someone explain to me what happened with the Anglican Communion? In 1534, Henry the Eighth split the Church of England from the…

Love dip | Homesick Texan
Appetizer

Looking for Love Dip

It’s true: while I may be, shall we say, in between boyfriends at the moment, there is no shortage of love in my…

Cornbread | Homesick Texan
Bread

Iron pan, perfect cornbread

Classic things bring me joy. Perhaps it’s part of my frugal nature, but give me something that is destined to last for years…

Mole poblano | Homesick Texan
Condiments Tex-Mex

On mole and matrimony

My dear, food-loving friend Monica recently announced that she and her fiancé John eloped to Oaxaca, Mexico. How appropriate, I thought, as Oaxaca…