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Pierogi Planning

Every Christmas, we have a family Christmas party that involves a White Elephant gift exchange, lots of laughs, and most importantly, TONS of pierogi.  I’ve had these little pillows of delight in the past but didn’t fully understand their worth.   659 more words


Iced Buns

It is a well known fact that nobody can say no to an iced bun. They’re nothing special, but the sweet simplicity of an iced bun is irresistible. 449 more words


Vickie’s Collard Greens and Smoked Turkey Butt

As you approach the home of any descendant of Willie and Betty Cooper, you will hear the raucous laughter of a family that knows how to truly live, laugh and love. 197 more words


Corn Casserole, a Thanksgiving family favorite

My grandpa Lee Quinn always made a corn casserole for our Thanksgiving feast, and it’s a dish we continue to make in our family. One of the joys of food is that it can symbolize memories, and corn casserole will always remind me of my grandpa. 137 more words

Savory Dishes

Grandma's Cranberry Salad

Thanksgiving?!  How did that get here so fast?!

I wouldn’t normally post another recipe this close to the last one but I wanted to make sure you all had it before Turkey Day! 598 more words

Comfort Food

14 Day Pickles - Full Recipe

As promised – Here is the full recipe for Grandma Ida’s 14 Day Pickles.  I hope you enjoy these as much as our family does. 382 more words


Homemade Chicken Burgers

A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about how I got to make my Oma’s apple cake on my own for the first time. Ever since then, I’ve had the urge to learn some of the other recipes that my family has come up with over the years. 363 more words

Julie Schmidt