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Paska (Easter Bread)

April 22, 2011

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Easter has always been a big deal in my family. My Mom followed the Slovak tradition of having an Easter table full of wonderful dishes like ham, kielbasa (both fresh and smoked), hard boiled eggs, fresh horseradish (which my Dad made), Easter Cheese or Hrudka – made from eggs and milk (recipe below) and Paska, […]

Banana Gems

March 20, 2011

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Did you ever have a recipe that you completely forgot about for twenty years? I did! What was I thinking? The other day I called my sister to find out what she’s been up to and she told me that her and the kids were making “Aunt Linda’s Banana Gems”! I blushed for I haven’t […]

Punchki This!

March 9, 2011

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Full Disclosure:  I typically don’t cook like this…way too long…way too many calories…and way too much frying! For the heck of it, read the rest of the journey below. I get back from vacation and am feeling guilty that I started this blog and haven’t posted much content yet.  I realize that it is Fat […]