My Favorite Potato Salad

Hands down, this is my favorite potato salad recipe.  I got it from my sisters in Maryland who got it from our niece-in-law Beth in Nebraska, who got it from her Grandma Cross in Indiana. Good recipes are like that.  They travel by taste of mouth and before you know it, you’ve got a recipe that came from someone who got it from someone else who got it from . . . and the trail … Read more

Stuffed Easter Eggs

Whether you call them deviled eggs, stuffed eggs, salad eggs, picnic eggs or pickled eggs, they’re still the same. Recipes for these are as varied as the persons who make them. The ingredients for the dressing are approximate, so go ahead and come up with your own combination.  Salad dressing, vinegar, sugar, paprika, mustard and paprika are all you will need to make this delicious recipe.In this photo, you’ll notice a few eggs with more than their share of Paprika.  That’s because I grabbed the container of Paprika with large holes for shaking.  Plus, a friend gave me

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Sweet Potato Bake

My family especially enjoys this dish at Thanksgiving and Christmas. It’s an easy addition because it can be prepared a day or two ahead and then baked when the big day arrives.  Cooked sweet potatoes spruced up nutmeg and other additions make this an easy entree to a holiday meal. Sometimes I cook and peel the potatoes days ahead (3-5 days).  Just store them in a tightly closed container in the refrigerator.  When I’m ready … Read more