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Peggy Chaney was best known as cook and co-owner of Peggy's Restaurant in Kings Mountain, North Carolina (which she and her sister, Loretta, ran for over two decades). You can find her pages on Google+, Twitter and Facebook. One of eleven siblings, she was the daughter of a Baptist preacher, and was well remembered for her kind spirit and regard for others. Her genuine warmth and grace is sorely missed.

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New Potato Salad

New Potato Salad   Author: Peggy Chaney Recipe type: Salad Serves: 6 Prep time: 2 hours Cook time: 20 mins Total time: 2 hours 20 mins Print   Ingredients 3 cups low fat yogurt 3 lbs. of small potatoes, scrubbed with skin on, cut in half if large 3 tsp. salt ½ cup sour cream […]

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When My Memory Fails

“A friend knows the song in my heart and sings it to me when my memory fails.” ~ Mama Peggy

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His Presence

Found in Mama Peggy’s belongings – a hand-written poem by her sister, Doretha “Sis” Chaney, who was the resident poet of the family. I may never live to see, My life completely trouble free, Or walk a straight and narrow road, And carry not a heavy load. I’ll never see around a bend, Or riches […]

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Serve God

“Most people want to serve God, but only in an advisory capacity.” ~ Mama Peggy

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Crouton Breaded Chicken

Crouton Breaded Chicken   Author: Peggy Chaney Serves: 4 Prep time: 6 hours Cook time: 20 mins Total time: 6 hours 20 mins Print   Ingredients 2 (4 oz) boneless skinless chicken breasts (pounded to ½ inch thickness) ⅓ cup reduced fat buttermilk Olive oil in spray bottle (not from grocery store that contains propellent) […]

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