Kahlua Cake

This unassuming-looking cake was the finale to an impromptu dinner with our dear friends Tim […]

Alfred Cakes

Here is a gem of a recipe which we discovered in our homeschool group, studying […]

The Medieval Lords and Ladies Feast

One of the joys of homeschooling is getting to do fun things with other homeschool […]

Poached pear and strawberry trifle

I have always wanted to try making a trifle for dessert–they’re just so beautiful!  I […]

Creamy Cheddar and Broccoli Soup

When I started writing this post, I wrote, “Today is chowder day.” And then I […]

January Soup

I’ll confess, I just pulled that name out of a hat.  This soup originated as […]

Homemade Dog Food

I have a young friend named Kristen. Kristen is already a very bold and inventive […]

Vegetable fried rice

If you love fried rice, and have discovered how UNvirtuous it is to eat it […]


I’ve decided that I NEED a recipe for Danish or Swedish Kringle–someone brought some to […]

Best of 2008 – Top Ten–no, TWENTY– Recipes from My Sister’s Kitchen

We’ve been thinking about all the fabulous, amazing food that we’ve shared with delightful guests […]

Happy New Year from My Sister’s Kitchen!

As we step into the year 2009, we both want to take the time to […]