Desserts and Sweets · Recipes · Uncategorized

Viennese Torte

This is a recipe that my Great Aunt Eunice shared with me. We always wrapped it in saran wrap and placed in the freezer so we would have a treat after Sunday suppers. It’s a great addition to holiday cookies and sweets and super easy to make! 12 oz. Sara Lee Pound Cake 1 c.… Continue reading Viennese Torte

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Pea Soup Recipes

Cool spring evenings are the perfect time for warm soup. These two recipes, Pea Bisque and Split Pea Soup, are from the cookbook “Good Meals and How To Prepare Them. A Guide to Meal-Planning Cooking and Serving.” Credit: Good Housekeeping Institute. Images are from the Ninth Edition, Copyright, 1927, by International Magazine Company, Inc.

Recipes · Uncategorized · Vegetable Recipes

Cooking Vegetables

It’s farmers market season so perfect timing on how to cook vegetables from the cookbook “Good Meals and How To Prepare Them. A Guide to Meal-Planning Cooking and Serving.” Credit: Good Housekeeping Institute. Images are from the Ninth Edition, Copyright, 1927, by International Magazine Company, Inc.

Uncategorized · Wine

Wine and the Five Senses

** UPDATE: The damage from the recent earthquake that hit Napa Valley over the weekend impacted with wine cellar and vineyard damage (check out this tweet from David Duncan, CEO of Silver Oak). Growers are in the midst of a major harvest, brought on several weeks earlier than usual because of drought. But fortunately for… Continue reading Wine and the Five Senses