Friday’s Fish

We can’t always get good prices on fish, but this week one of our local […]

Diane’s Donuts

I mentioned several months ago that I spent quite a number of my summers working […]

Amish Friendship Bread: Starter and Bread Recipe plus the Story!

Amish Friendship Bread, the starter, the recipe variations, and all the lore surrounding the process […]

Where to eat in Phoenix and other oddments

I (Laura) am just back from a week of spring break-ing in Phoenix with my […]

How to pour a Black ‘n’ Tan

A tradition in the Kelley house for the past 10 years is the Black and […]

St. Patrick's Day Dinner Black 'n' Tan

Irish Coffee

Irish coffee has traditionally been served on St. Patrick’s Day at Dave’s house for as […]

Irish Lamb Stew

If corned beef and cabbage isn’t your style, here’s a tasty lamb stew. Irish Lamb […]

Irish Soda Bread

When I was a sophomore in college, I took a class on the history of […]

Baked Corned Beef

This really is the only way I can eat corned beef. (And to be honest, […]

St. Patrick's Day Dinner, Corned Beef

Peppered Cabbage for St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day is a VERY important holiday! Our last name is distinctively Irish-sounding and there […]

St. Patrick's Day Dinner, Peppered cabbage

Wow! Talk about Customer Service

If you’ve been reading this blog for any time at all, you know that the […]

Anna’s Chocolate Chip Cheesecake

Finding a teenage girl who can cook brilliantly is always a treat. At this point […]

Quick Pizza Soup

Okay, I’ll admit up front that pretty much anything pizza works in our family. This […]