Category: Home Cooking

Valentine’s Day Recipes ~ Heart Healthy Winter Salad & Mini-Berry Bundt Cakes

  For Valentine’s Day, I am sharing two recipes that are healthier for you but you wouldn’t know it because they taste so good! Perfect for adding to a special menu without going overboard on the calories, these recipes are easy as can be, too! Winter Salad is my family’s favorite salad in the cold

Home Cooking ~ Moroccan Vegetable Stew (meat-less meal or hearty side dish)

It’s Fall, time for hearty comfort foods and there’s none better than Moroccan Vegetable Stew. My daughter passed this healthy yet satisfying recipe on to me and now it is your turn for a taste treat! This vegetable stew makes an excellent vegetarian main course or a wonderful hot side dish with chicken, lamb ,

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Chanukah Recipes to die for !

    Making traditional Chanukah treats can be a bit time-consuming but very rewarding. These are the goodies my family waits in eager anticipation for each year, Rugelach cookies and cranberry kugel. Let me tell you how to make them for your family to enjoy.   Rugelach Recipe 2 1/4 cups flour 1 cup butter

It’s Apple Season ! Make a heavenly apple cake with a sugary crust and make your house smell divine!

September is now here and it’s apple season, time to make apple cake! This is a wonderful cake for the fall and winter and probably the most requested at our house for birthdays, holidays and special occasions. Another of my wonderful German grandmother’s old recipes, it has stood the test of time. Easy enough to

Glut of Tomatoes? Make Gazpacho with Rosemary & Leek Focaccia!

Have you noticed how you wait and wait for the tomatoes to ripen and, then suddenly, you have buckets of them all at once? What do you do with a glut of tomatoes? Make Gazpacho! Gazpacho is a cold vegetable soup that originated in the Spanish culture. I am particularly fond of the Gazpacho recipe

Pasta Primavera ~ Elegant but simple dinner to please all ages

What can you make ahead that is cool and light, elegant enough for a couple of “foodies”, yet a  two and a half year old will eat it? Pasta Primavera Salad, cubed watermelon and cupcakes! Our nephew, his wife and little boy were coming for dinner and I knew I would be spending most of


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