Category Archives: Recipes

Sweet Tradition

Growing up, the Christmas season started with putting up the Christmas tree and the aroma of Christmas cookies baking in the oven. My mom makes the best Christmas cookies in the whole world. The variety seems endless, but I’m guessing … Continue reading

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Grateful For Tradition

Today is Thanksgiving and I have so much to be grateful for. I have two lovely daughters, an awesome family, passion for life, good health and amazing friends. My Mom is a great cook and many of the recipes I’ve … Continue reading

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  Fall is my favorite time of the year. It’s a time of transition and introspective reflection for me. The richness of colors, pulling out my favorite sweaters, crisp walks on crunchy leaves, all are like eating comfort foods. And … Continue reading

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The Good That Remains

Sometimes life deals a crummy hand. Sometimes you marry the wrong person for the right reasons. Sometimes it doesn’t work out. I married young and after 15 years found myself in the middle of an ugly divorce. I can sum it … Continue reading

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Food For The Heart

Food for the heart…or don’t they call that comfort food? Here is a family favorite dish. My Mom makes it the best and my daughters grew up with this all time favorite casserole. When they were little, about 6 and … Continue reading

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Summer Broccoli Salad

  Summer is a wonderful time of the  year. Here in Michigan, our winters are long, dark, and cold. How often I long for the warmth of summer and garden fresh food as I’m shoveling the driveway. I’m sharing one … Continue reading

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