Why You Need Vernors Ginger Ale and Ginger Ice Cream for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Dinner Thanksgiving is around the corner. It’s definitely time to start planning the menu. Last year I wrote a post about how the stomach soothing properties of ginger make Vernors Ginger Ale a favorite accompaniment to a Michigan Thanksgiving dinner. As a popular holiday spice, ginger conjures up memories of fun and celebrations. Nevertheless,…

What to Do With Holiday Leftovers?

Holiday Leftovers What to do with holiday leftovers? For years I would pour over articles looking for new ideas without finding much success instead I got good bread and mayo for sandwiches. After that I struggled. Ideas for Turkey Holiday Leftovers Turkey at Christmas always makes me think of a Christmas Carol. I like the…

How to Make the Best Chocolate Rugelah

  Holidays My family celebrated both Hanukkah and Christmas; boughs of pine, lights and a menorah decorated our living room. My mother loved bringing family and friends together for dinner and holidays. Many of the recipes I create and photograph are inspired by the food from her table. Chocolate I love dessert, particularly chocolate. My…