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Thanksgiving Dressing

By | November 19th, 2018|Categories: Family Recipes, Side Dishes|

Happy Thanksgiving week everyone! To me, Thanksgiving is the perfect holiday. From spending time with family and friends to the wonderful variety of delicious foods we eat until we can’t eat anymore, to Thanksgiving being the start of the holiday season… and most important of all, the many reasons we have to be thankful. So you can see why [...]

The Family Bean Pot

By | April 20th, 2018|Categories: Family Recipes, Side Dishes|

Life is about family, and it's always wonderful when we get together. Family and food go hand-in-hand. As I write this blog Mike and I are hosting six members of the Zyla clan. They have traveled far and wide to gather around our table. There is something extremely exciting and nerve wracking about cooking multiple meals for a house [...]

Varenyky (Pierogies)

By | February 26th, 2015|Categories: Family Recipes, Pastas, Recipes|

One of my favorite foods growing up is a Ukrainian dish called Varenyky – you may know them as Pierogies. I am sure you have seen these doughy wonders sold in the frozen food section of your grocery store, but like anything else homemade is always better. I remember as a little girl watching my mother make this traditional food. [...]

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One of our own…

By | February 5th, 2015|Categories: Family Recipes, Recipes|

Years ago when the girls had gone off to 4-H camp, Mike and I decided to fool around in the kitchen… with food of course ;). I took on the role as Mike’s sous chef, slicing and dicing various vegetables that soon became one of our favorite concoctions. Years later, I still do the prep work for this soul-warming meal. [...]