Category Archives: Bread

Oven Braised Corned Beef with Irish Beer and Irish Whiskey

Like Me? Please Share MeI know we all have heard the phrase “Erin go Bragh” when St. Patrick’s Day is approaching.  And I know that many us that are Irish on that one day only have no idea what it … Continue reading

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Cranberry-Orange Bread

Like Me? Please Share Me Cranberry Orange Bread I couldn’t sleep so I decided to make something for tomorrow morning. I am getting ready for a trip and want to empty the refrigerator and freezer before I leave and I … Continue reading

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Oven Braised Corned Beef with Irish Beer and Irish Whiskey

Like Me? Please Share MeHere is my original recipe for Braised Corned Beef with Irish Beer and Irish Whiskey. An  awesomely delicious and super easy dinner to prepare. I’ve posted this recipe each St. Paddy’s Day to refresh your memory … Continue reading

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Vietnamese Banh Mi

Like Me? Please Share Me On our recent trip to Chicago, we ate at the wonderfully delicious Gage Restaurant.  It’s in the heart of the City on Michigan Avenue directly across from The Art Institute.  We’ve eaten there in the … Continue reading

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Erin go Bragh!!!

Like Me? Please Share MeI know we all have heard the phrase “Erin go Bragh” when St. Patrick’s Day is approaching.  And I know that many us that are Irish on that one day only have no idea what it … Continue reading

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Word of the Day

Like Me? Please Share MeThe word of the day is Banana-Toasted Coconut Bread.  (Tap the link to go straight to the recipe.)  Just a reminder for all of you that love this bread.  I made it yesterday and it was … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Feast

Like Me? Please Share Me Thanksgiving is just around the corner and I am posting some of my old favorites for the  American Day of Feasting.  I’ve made changes in many of the recipes to give them a new and … Continue reading

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St. Paddy’s Day Feast

Like Me? Please Share MeSt. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner and I am looking forward to our traditional Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner.  I post the recipe along with the Irish Soda Bread recipe every year in hopes … Continue reading

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Quick Bread

Like Me? Please Share MeI’ve been working on the book all morning and now it’s time for me to take a break.  The best break for me is to cook something and today I feel like baking.  Baking is the … Continue reading

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Corned Beef Revisited

Like Me? Please Share MeWhen I wrote last year’s article about Corned Beef and Cabbage for St. Patrick’s Day I never thought I would get such a great response from my loyal readers.  I was overwhelmed with the number of … Continue reading

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