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Cooking Is Like Love

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Cooking is like love. It should be entered into with abandon or not at all. -Harriet Van Horne

Constitution Week – Foods of Our Forefathers Part V

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  Constitution Week – Foods of Our Forefathers Part V In her food preparation and preservation, the early American housewife was tied tightly to the calendar and the clock – much more tightly than today’s homemaker is.  Local availability of foodstuffs and the limitations of existing food preservation techniques meant that...

Yom Kippur Menu Ideas

September 13, 2013

Yom Kippur Menu Ideas Yom Kippur is the holiest day of the Jewish calendar.  Jews refrain from all food and drink, including water. It is no coincidence that the solemn day of Yom Kippur occurs in the midst of the autumn bounty, just before the most exuberant of the harvest...

Pasta Salad Ideas

June 25, 2013

Pasta Salad Ideas Here are some super easy, but versatile Pasta Salad Ideas from Tiny New York Kitchen.  All you need to do is add 3 cups of cooked & chilled pasta (of your choice) and 1 tablespoon of extra virgin olive oil to one of these inspiring combinations.  Try...

The Origins Of Easter Symbols

March 31, 2013

The Origins Of Easter Symbols Easter celebrates the resurrection of Jesus, but is also associated with popular symbols such as eggs, candy, bunnies and food. Here is a look at the origins of these beloved symbols. The Easter Lily The white blossoms of the lily symbolizes the purity of Jesus....

Easter Menu Ideas

March 30, 2013

Easter Menu Ideas The greatest feast of the Christian Church takes its name from that of Eastre, the Anglo-Saxon goddess of the dawn.  The feast, however, has another name, the Pasch, the Greek word coming from the Hebrew pesakh, the Passover.  This is the term for the feast which is...

Passover Menu Ideas

March 24, 2013

Passover Menu Ideas March 25 to April 2 There can be something wonderfully reassuring about sitting down to a dinner so traditional that you will know exactly what to expect.  Each family has their own traditions and favorites.  They’ve stood the test of time and families look forward to them...

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