Tag Archives: holidays

Mini Pecan Tarts with Bourbon Caramel Sauce

Looking for something sweet but small?  How about mini pecan tarts with bourbon caramel sauce? At our family Thanksgiving, we all bring something to share.  And at Christmas, the entire meal is buffet appetizers.  These delicious little mini tarts fit … 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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Thanksgiving Recap

All month I’ve posted recipes for Thanksgiving.  Here, I’d like to recap them for you to see them all in one place – and I’d like to thank you for your support of my blog.  Without someone to share these … Continue reading

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Rosemary Mushroom Dressing

This dressing is simple and flavorful, and a great compliment to the turkey and cranberry flavors!

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Maple Pumpkin Pie

Nothing says Thanksgiving like pumpkin pie!  And maple syrup just gives it a real Autumn flavor!  This sounds  a lot more complicated than it really is – You can replace all the spices with 2 teaspoons of premixed pumpkin pie … Continue reading

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Green Eggs and Ham

When I was a teacher, St. Patrick’s day was the perfect time to learn about the color green – and what better book to read than Dr. Seuss’s Green Eggs and Ham?  To top it off, that’s what we had … Continue reading

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