Schmaltz and Gribenes

  My husband Murray loves to make Schmaltz and Gribenes. Do you know what that is? Schmaltz is rendered chicken fat …the fat  is cooked down to a liquid Gribenes is cooked onion & chicken skin in the chicken fat

Red Lentil Soup in the Instant Pot

My daughter-in-law told me about this soup …she found the recipe, made it & really liked it! I tasted the one she made & knew I had to make it myself. She made it in the Instant Pot… a great idea!

Caramel Graham Wafer Squares

This recipe has everything I love! Graham wafers…. caramel….nuts… YUM  The first time I had them was when my sisters’ mother-in-law made them in the ’60’s. I do not make them very often but I think thaf I should …you know what happens to me…I move on to new recipes & forget the old ones..so this blog…

Corn Patties/Latkes

What is a latke? The dictionary says it is a pancake, especially one made with grated potato,,

Latkes, Latkes, Latkes!

I originally published this post last year! Do you like grated potato latkes? Puréed potato latkas? Sweet potato latkas? Or grated vegetable latkas? I love them all!

Pomegranate Chicken

I have been wanting to make this Pomegranate Chicken for a very long time! I saw this recipe for the first time in 2015 on  THE NOSHER , myjewishlearning.com! That is a long time to want to make something!

Vegan Scalloped Potatoes…

I have been making these Scalloped Potatoes for years. They are vegan….parve… which is perfect for us! 

Chicken Wings….

This time of year is full of sports on TV! This weekend is Football in the U.S.  Next week is the Grey Cup in Canada & there is hockey games all the time!

Baked Sweet Potato Wedges

These sweet potato wedges were delicious! Super simple to make, they are a great addition to any meal!

Beef & Cornbread Skillet Pie

This is an old recipe I used to make when I lived in Yellowknife. It is similar to a Shepard’s Pie I suppose, but with a cornbread top instead of mashed potatoes.