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Happy Hanukkah- Rosemary and Garlic Chive Latkes

I enjoy learning about the holiday traditions of other cultures, especially when they involve food. Latkes are the traditional food of Hanukkah. The oil they are fried in is symbolic of the oil that was used during the celebration of the Macabeeʼs … Continue reading

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White Potatoes or Sweet Potatoes? Why not both?

I’m planning my family’s feast for Thanksgiving this year and one of our big debates is about the potatoes…regular potatoes or sweet potatoes? My family is divided on favorites, but with such a small crowd I’m not going to make two separate dishes.  Instead … Continue reading

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Shepherd’s Pie or Cottage Pie

When I was a kid one of my mom’s signature dishes was Shepherd’s Pie. I didn’t realize at the time that what she made was technically considered Cottage Pie because she used ground beef. This yummy concoction was a favorite … Continue reading

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