Monthly Archives: December 2016

The Top Ten Recipes of 2016

We had a lot of visitors this last year and we thank each and every one of you that came and supported our site!  Here are recipes for the top ten most visited posts of 2016 – If you’re looking for … Continue reading

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It’s Bacon Day! Twenty was to Serve it!

September 3 is International Bacon day – And December 30 is, well,  just BACON DAY!!  Bacon has been around for awhile – like way back to the Middle Ages!  The name, Bacon, has origins in the old French word, bacun, meaning … Continue reading

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Bacon, Apple & Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Here’s a new spin on the classic grilled cheese sandwich – add apples and bacon! A great lunch or even a breakfast on the run….

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Breakfast Pinwheel

Looking for something delicious and transportable for breakfast?  Try these bacon, egg and cheese pinwheels.  Have some now and reheat some later! And here is the quick and easy recipe…

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What’s for Dinner? #76 and final party of 2016

Merry Christmas and Happy Hanukkah – And – What’s for Dinner?” Well, here is the place to find the answers to that age-old question! A collection of fabulous recipes! Share your latest and greatest recipes here – All meal or food … Continue reading

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Potato Latkes

Tomorrow is the beginning of Hanukkah.  The word Hanukkah is Hebrew for dedication.  This eight day holiday remembers the re-dedication of the temple after Judah the Maccabee drove the Greeks from the temple in the holy land.  When the faithful … Continue reading

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Ribbe & Norwegian Christmas Cabbage

In modern Norway, this meal is one of the traditional Christmas dinners (right up there with lamb roast).   After I did some research I contacted my niece’s husband who grew up with a very traditional Norwegian mom.  When I … Continue reading

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Smoked Trout Spread

A traditional Christmas Eve dinner in many Italian-American homes is the Feast of the Seven Fishes.  It supposedly started in Southern Italy as la vigilia (the vigil) symbolizing the wait for the birth of Christ. This meal is not a … Continue reading

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What’s for Dinner? Sunday link up # 75

The holidays begin next week!!  I mean – it’s here!!  Do you need a break?  I know I do – the weather has been crazy and my work schedule has put a real damper on getting things done – and … Continue reading

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Bacon, Cheddar and Potato Chowder

Looking for something to warm you on these cold winter evenings?  Here’s a pretty easy chowder that fits the bill.  Creamy potatoes, smokey bacon and mounds of cheddar cheese.  It’s pretty easy to do 

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