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Apple Slab Pie

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You know those mornings when you really want donuts -- or at least the kids do (I tell myself that too, no judging) -- and you look out the window and it's snowy and icy and you think to yourself, uh-oh... but then, no problem, I got this? Here you go. I'm here to help.
Farro is my kind of old school. A delicious, easy, and healthy dish perfect with a variety of lunches and dinners.
Learn how to roast a chicken and you'll eat for a week. It's easy, affordable, and super delicious!
Pork braised in sauerkraut for New Years is an old Pennsylvania Dutch / German immigrant tradition especially up around Ohio and Pennsylvania (where I’m originally from). The hog represents prosperity, always foraging only forward, and the green of the cabbage represents wealth. I remember it fondly growing up. Slow-cooked, hands-off, house-filling smell, and delicious! Recipe on the blog (link in profile).
A cookie by any other name would taste as sweet. (With my apology to Mr. Shakespeare.) Also known as Mexican Wedding Cookies (or Cakes), Italian Wedding Cookies, Pecan Puffs, Snowballs, and so many more. Recipe is on the blog today (link in my profile).
There are kitchens where Brown Soda Bread is made fresh every day. I think it's definitely worth considering. And did you know the word "companion" comes from the Old French meaning "one who breaks bread with another." Doesn't that sound nice?
Good food, homemade, in a kitchen full of love, is magic. And then surrounding yourself at a table with family and friends where you get to share this nourishing magic? That's what memories are made of. Recipe is on the blog (link in profile).
Pantry Simple Cocoa Brownies are as good as you remember and perfectly suited to a spur of the moment sudden-onset chocolate craving. Recipe on the blog. . . . #realfood #cooklocaleatglobal #betterfoodlesshassle #cocoa #brownies #onebowl #recipe #recipeshare #foodphoto #foodphotography #foodpics #foodblog #foodshare #foodgasm #feastgram #food52 #f52grams #huffposttaste #buzzfeedfood #buzzfeast #thefeedfeed #feedfeed #thekitchn #seriouseats