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Easy Chanukah Latkes

The most celebrated Jewish Holiday is Chanukah. Even non-Jews are taking part in it, perhaps because it is often so close to Christmas.

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Home Cooking

Baking and Making | Homemade Bread and Strawberry Jam

Ever since I was a little girl I remember my Grandmother making preserves. Jams, chutneys and relishes – she made them all. I often remember my parents saving jars to take to her each holiday so she could fill them again with her homemade treats. 517 more words


Scratch Cooking Advanced Kitchen Basics Part Two

Note: This post is Part Two in a three-part series on Scratch Cooking and Kitchen Basics. If you haven’t had a chance, please skim Scratch Cooking Basics Part One… 2,118 more words

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Cooking From Scratch: Apple Fritters From Dehydrated or Fresh Apples


Nothing says Fall to me like apple fritters. These are a quick and easy dessert, or a special breakfast treat. 34 more words

Candy Roaster, or Pumpkin Biscuits. Any Winter Squash Will Work

Every year I grow Candy Roaster Squash in my garden. It grows well and I love them, so I have lots of recipes using them. Most of those recipes can also be made with pumpkin, sweet potatoes or any kind of winter squash. 25 more words

Yorkshire Pudding with Chicken a la King Topping

Yorkshire Pudding is one of those dishes that allow you to show off a little. It is not difficult to make but it looks like something very fancy. 23 more words

A Cooks Garden

iEverything comes full circle and at the start of 2016, after many years of living and working abroad as a chef, I found myself back living in Ireland next door to where I had been raised. 611 more words