Shirley's best find.

Shirley's best find.

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German Onion Soup - #SundaySupper - One Pot Recipes

German Onion Soup - #SundaySupper - One Pot Recipes

This recipe was completely inspired by my favorite restaurant starter, the French Onion Soup. I first made this soup a few years ago when I started off in my kitchen making a traditional French onion soup, and before I knew it, I had veered off course and decided to travel to Germany instead
Quick Chicken and Dumplings

Quick Chicken and Dumplings

That’s What I Think (TWIT) Review. Today we are reviewing a great cookbook called In a Snap, Tasty Southern Recipes you can make in 5, 10, 15, or 30 minutes
Cooking : Quarkkeulchen

Cooking : Quarkkeulchen

as one of the World's Top 50 Best Food Blogs. I Love Quark. There I have said it. Loud and clear. Ever since Deeba has introduced me to this wonderful cheese, I have been looking out for different ways to use it in my cooking
Gluten Free Pineapple Zucchini Bread

Gluten Free Pineapple Zucchini Bread

Now that the cooler weather has arrived, I'm all about baking. To be completely honest, I'd be quite happy never leaving my kitchen right now
Best Upstate NY Apple Galette Recipe

Best Upstate NY Apple Galette Recipe

. For those of you that know I am from Utica New York, I love this time of year for fresh apples. Actually Mcintosh are my favorite
Grandpa, potato cake and very burnt bacon

Grandpa, potato cake and very burnt bacon

My grandpa Oskar was a nice old man who sometimes took a drink too much, but had a heart of gold. He smoked a pipe , traveled with me around the world on his globe and ate very burnt bacon
Grandma Felicia’s Polish Cake

Grandma Felicia’s Polish Cake

Taste best if made a day ahead. I am writing this as part of the Canadian Food Experience Project which began June 7 2013

taking a bite out of the big apple

I’m a little ashamed to say that of all the options, I ordered the Vegetable Pad Thai, but Republic’s version was up there with the best and I have absolutely no regrets
Apple-Cinnamon Pull-Apart Loaf with Rhodes Bread

Apple-Cinnamon Pull-Apart Loaf with Rhodes Bread

I first blogged about this wonderful recipe two years ago. Since 2011, this Apple-Cinnamon Pull-Apart Loaf, which uses Rhodes frozen dough balls filled with an apple/brown sugar/cinnamon mixture then sealed and tossed into a baking dish together, has become my most popular blog post, accounting for nearly 25% of my total blog traffic
Apple Turnovers/Pop Tarts

Apple Turnovers/Pop Tarts

We went to the apple orchard the other day. our most fun thing to do in the fall, and picked us a bushel
Apple Brownies

Apple Brownies

Can you believe it is Labor Day Weekend.   It’s a little sad to let go of summer, but at the same time I am anxious for fall and cooler weather
Updated and Slimmed Down Easy Apple Dumplings

Updated and Slimmed Down Easy Apple Dumplings

My Mom was President of our local Junior Woman's Club. Once a month they would have a committee meeting to decide how to raise money for donations they gave to local worthy causes
Mascarpone Pumpkin Cheesecake in the Microwave #SundaySupper

Mascarpone Pumpkin Cheesecake in the Microwave #SundaySupper

Hi Everyone,. Happy Sunday to you.  Today for #SundaySupper our mission was to make a dish in one bowl, skillet ect…  I just about make most of my meals in one dish during the week because it’s easy, less clean-up and normally things cook quick and during a busy week we like things quick so we can chill out for the rest of the night