Germans From Russia New Cookbook Giveaway

 There is a giveaway at the end of this blog. But please read first what it is. The food culture of the Germans from Russia is one of the most preserved culture I have known in the United States’s melting pot of cultures. I didn’t ever truly experience the Germans from Russia culture until I moved […]

Rhubarb Sauce Recipe

Rhubarb is a staple food in our corner of the prairie. It has grown for generations, surviving blistering summer heat and wind whipping winters. My memories of rhubarb are spreading my Grandma Nola’s rhubarb jam on bread, rhubarb pies from my grandma, mom and now mother-in-law, my mother-in-law’s fabulous rhubarb meringue dessert, and my mom’s […]

Whole-Wheat Lemon Almond Pancakes

Almost once a week, we make pancakes for either Sunday brunch or a family supper. I have numerous variations of pancakes. The most recent being Lemon Almond with Blackberries. I have switched to only using white whole wheat flour in pancakes. Sometimes I also add a couple of tablespoons of ground flax seed. The healthy […]