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MNF – Kourabiedes – Greek Cookies

Way back in 1992 (in my youth!!) my service club in Santa Monica decided to publish a cookbook as a fundraiser. Now, from the date, you can see it was loooooong before the plethora of cooking shows and channels on … Continue reading

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Potato Kugel

It’s Chanukah – the Jewish Festival of Lights. As I’ve told you in the past, this is a ‘minor’ holiday on the Jewish calendar but has become more important in the past 3 or 4 decades as a gift-giving holiday. … Continue reading

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Mocha Dot Cookies

The nonpareil candies (along with malted milk balls) were my 2 favorite candies growing up and today, rank second and third after any kind of dark chocolate! I just loved the way those little white balls felt in my mouth … Continue reading

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MNF – Pfeffernusse, Say What?

During December, most of us get busy baking Christmas cookies: balls, bars, shapes, sandwich cookies, and even some that have tiny holes in the top so they can be hung as ornaments on your tree (and maybe some special ones … Continue reading

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Popovers

Last week, I talked about ‘traditional’ Thanksgiving foods. Whenever I think of them, I always think of one of my cousin’s sons – her older son. He was very young then, maybe 5 or 6, I don’t recall exactly, but … Continue reading

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MNF Baked Olives in Cheese

My plan for this blog was to talk about olives – a fruit about which I am NOT fond; in fact, I don’t eat them unless they are chopped up so finely that I don’t notice them. You know I’m … Continue reading

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Chocolate Irish Potato Cake

What do you do with left-over mashed potatoes? Since I rarely make them, I always have left-overs and I usually just make a patty, lightly flour it, and fry it up for breakfast along with my usual cheese omelet instead … Continue reading

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