Blog posts: "Holidays/celebrations"
December 31, 2014
December 9, 2014
We became surfeited with emails, links, and news reports going on about the hideous and demanding and nigh impossible task of preparing a large bird for dinner. ( Oh, come off it!)
And the beginning fever of the so-called "holiday season" stuck in our throats, with media hand-wringing on how to h…
April 14, 2014
The finest of traditional Easter eggs are from the Ukraine, we think, a place all too much in the news these days.
"As an example of the mystery of life itself, the egg was considered enormously powerful. Ancient people decorated the egg with symbols and colors that held a special meaning and used…
February 14, 2014
Valentine's Day brings out the sweetnik in us all, right? Here's the Guardian's take: "...For most of the year, though, the foods of love are refreshingly different: they're the affectionate nicknames people use for their loved ones on a daily basis.
Photo via boredpanda.org
Most popularly used…
December 23, 2013
November 25, 2013
"...On Nov. 28, the lunar and Gregorian calendars will align, providing a rare opportunity to celebrate the first day of Hanukkah and Thanksgiving with hybrid helpings of turkey and latkes; pumpkin pie with jelly doughnuts on the side."
For more, go to SFGate.com. Pictured, sweet potato latkes vi…
August 25, 2013
Yep, we're back..
March 2, 2013
Theodor Seuss Geisel, Dr Seuss. This is his day.
March 17, 2012
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