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peanut butter crisscrosses | Homesick Texan
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Peanut butter crisscrosses

At a recent Hill Country church bake sale, I was faced with a difficult decision—which dessert to try? There were pies, cakes, and…

Texas ranger cookies | Homesick Texan
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Texas Ranger cookies

When I was eight, my dad drove us from Carrollton to Arlington to see the Texas Rangers. It was my first baseball game.…

lavender brownies | Homesick Texan
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Lavender brownies

When I think of my mom, I often think of chocolate and lavender. So when I came across a few recipes for chocolate…

Cowboy cookies | Homesick Texan
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Cowboy cookies

My plan had been to write about baseball this week. But then the Astros didn’t do so well on Opening Day and I…

Ginger crinkles | Homesick Texan
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Ginger crinkles recipe

My grandma recently told me that she paid a visit to her 95-year-old sister in an assisted living home. “To brighten Aunt Frances’s…

Mom's oatmeal cookies | Homesick Texan
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Mom’s oatmeal cookies

When I was young, my mom did things differently from the other mothers. When the other kids were eating sugary cereals, I had…