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Well, this is it! The end of the year is here and I don’t have a New Year’s resolution list yet… or do I? I don’t know about you, but I am aware of things I need to be working…






Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house the smell of biscotti from the oven coming out.

Biscotti are easy to make and a perfect accompaniment to a cup of…

Stollen is a bread-like fruitcake. It is moist and filled with fruit and nuts. There are a lot of recipes out there and many variations of this popular German Christmas bread. I…



It’s the most citrus time of the year! Oranges, tangerines and grapefruit everywhere. Schools all over are asking the kids to sell the big…

Cranberry Nut Bread
Ingredients:
  • 1 cup cranberries chopped
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 cup chopped pecans
  • 1 well-beaten egg
  • 1 cup of orange juice
  • 2 cups flour


This treat can be easily put together. It takes just a few ingredients and minimum time shaping the balls. Since there is no baking involved, this is a great recipe to have handy…

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 small onion, sliced
  • 1/2 red cabbage, shredded
  • 1/3 cup wine
  • 2 rounded tablespoons sugar
  • 1 teaspoon mustard…


The pleasure of eating comfort food has been tainted by diseases such as high cholesterol, high blood pressure and diabetes, to name a few. There is nothing more…


So Carlos wants me to write a post today. He bought a few international beers from The World Market to try some of the different flavors and brew techniques. What do I…