The Perfect Summer Dinner

The Perfect Summer Dinner

If you were looking for a summer dinner which incorporates wonderful seasonal fruits and perfectly paired flavors, this is the meal to try. Start with a simple roasted chicken. I have a page of how-to and information about roasting a chicken; there is nothing better...

Kifli : Traditional Hungarian Pastry Cookies

This recipe was a family recipe given to me many years ago by a friend. It was passed down through her family and is one of my personal favorites. It makes a large amount of cookies, but they can be frozen and are coveted treats, so give them as gifts (including a...

October Holidays and Highlights

The birthstone for the month of October is the beautiful Opal, and the birth flower is the Calendula, or alternatively the ‘Snapdragon’. October Birthstone and Flower greeting card Holidays and special celebrations in the month of October.   01 World...

Sweet Rolls with Aromatic Cardamom

I have two recipes here for an easy version of Cardamom rolls and the old fashioned one that I like to bake for my family at Christmas time. the difference is in details, such as prep time and whether a simple glaze or a sugar and sliced almond finish is used for the...

September Holidays and Observances

  The birthstone for the month of September is the blue Sapphire, and the birth flower is the Aster, or ‘Michaelmas Daisy’, as it is also called. September Birthstone and Flower greeting card Holidays and special celebrations in the month of September....