Summer Travel in New England: Quechee and Woodstock, Vermont – Part 1

I know it’s not technically summer yet…but hey…if mother nature wants to eliminate the winter, I am happy to start my summer travel series early! Today’s adventures find my sister, Debbie, and I headed to parts of Vermont we had not Continue reading

Sweet and Sour Slow Cooker Pork Goulash Recipe

On the day I made this, I had an ultimate lazy day. It was the Monday after the Superbowl, I had the day off, and I never got out of my pjs. Yeah, I love those days too! At about Continue reading

Cafe Polonia, Salem, MA….I Think I Love You….

Update: One of the saddest restaurant updates I have had to make to date…Cafe Polonia in Salem closed its doors in January 2013. The Boston location remains open, You thought you had heard the last of it, but no…the weekend Continue reading

Recipe: Pork and Sauerkraut in Dogfish Head Ale

The chill in the air has us wanting comfort food. And while I have a great list of “old standbys” that we absolutely love, both Ryan and I were in the mood for something different. So we grabbed the cookbooks Continue reading

Cookin’ it German Style! Recipe: Konigsberger Klops or Meatballs with Mustard Caper Sauce

By now you may know about my German heritage. My grand parents all traveled to South Africa, from Germany, in the midst of WWII and the Holocaust. My German roots being that close in my history, the cooking style has Continue reading