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March 1, 2017
Back Home Again in Indiana

Going Home: Indiana Turns 200

Whoever said you can’t go home again (okay, it was Thomas Wolfe) didn’t make it to River Days and a hometown bicentennial. Because, well…Yes! You! Can! […]
February 11, 2017
Mujadara

Mujadara: Good Enough to Give Up Your Birthright?

Muja what? I can hear you from here. Mujadara! You can spell it many ways and you can cook it even more. This dish – a […]
January 30, 2017
Ready for Kick Off

Kicked Up Kick Off Chili

It’s last call for #NationalSoupMonth, and we are in the final countdown for Super Bowl LI. It seems like a good time to crack out a […]
January 12, 2017
Heaping Helpin of Posole

Celebrate National Soup Month with Stick-to-Your-Ribs Posole

Hello, 2017!! Hello, National Soup Month! Hello, I still feel like celebrating and sitting by the fire!! Oh wait? Am I supposed to be back at […]
December 24, 2016
Exactly How "Good" Are We Talking?

I Need a Bigger Tree! Food Ornament Retrospective!!

Well Ho Ho Ho and a Jingle Bells to you!! Don’t you have something better to do today than read my blog? I’m flashing back to […]
December 19, 2016
Toffee Ready To Go

Best Gifts are Homemade: English Toffee aka Grandmother’s Butterscotch

It’s impossible for me to wrap my brain around the holidays without thinking about family and reflecting on memories from childhood. Especially when it comes to […]