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Cooking with a Foreign Accent, 1952

Cooking with a Foreign Accent from Sunset books, offers some interesting recipes from 1952. See the “wine sticks” (biscotti) I made. Delicious!

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California Adventures

It seems like I have been away for a long time, but we had a great time in California for Mother’s Day and other fun activities. Come take a look!

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Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day to my wonderful Mom!

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Recipes Are Meant To Be Shared

Do you share recipes or do you carefully guard them from the world? I’ll try to convince everyone that recipes are meant to be shared.

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Bran Muffins with Dried Lingonberries

I usually add raisins to my bran muffins until I found a source for dried lingonberries! Did you know lingonberries are the new super fruit?

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Support National Independent Bookstore Day!

National Independent Bookstore Day is celebrated annually the last Saturday in April. Go out and buy a book and show your support this weekend!

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Glazed Ham Balls

Time to dig up an old ’50’s recipe from my card catalog in the Culinary Cellar using leftover ham. My grandma used to make these!

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Ancient Rome at Next Restaurant

While once holding this book from Apicius dated 1541, little did I know that a few years later I would be enjoying the recipes from this ancient culture.

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