Some people had Candied Yams, smothered in marshmallows and butter, as a special dish on holidays.
We had rutabagas.
I have no idea why rutabagas were considered a holiday treat at our house.
At least half the people I know (outside of my family) would run screaming from the table if a steaming bowl of rutabagas were set before them.… Continue reading.....
Some news and a question…..
First: the news.
We had a traumatic morning chez nous.
Emma, the big dog, who just celebrated her 10th birthday (She’s a Christmas puppy) hasn’t been feeling 100 percent.
She’s been snoring more than usual the last few days, not eating well and coughing. I decided this morning that I would take her to … Continue reading.....
You're an accomplished cook.
You have a discerning palate.
You author a food blog touted by one and all.
Is there something on your holiday table that makes you, well, cringe?
Wish to disavow knowledge?
Blush with embarrassment?
Do you walk to the table, spot an old family tradition and silently groan in pain…before sneaking a big forkful into your … Continue reading.....