National Scrapple Day – for me that means Goetta!

Today is National Scrapple Day.  Scrapple came to be when butchering communities sold off the valuable cuts of an animal and used the remaining parts with a filler like flour and cornmeal and added spices.  After letting the mixture solidify, they sliced it and fried it to create a nutritious and filling and delicious meal. … Continue reading National Scrapple Day – for me that means Goetta!

Special November Month Recipe

November is National Banana Pudding Lovers Month.  It is also National Peanut Butter Lovers Month.  I wondered if I could find a recipe to combine the two and I did!  You can find the original post for Peanut Butter Banana Pudding by Elizabeth Heiskell at the Today Show website here. Have a delicious November! … Continue reading Special November Month Recipe

Are Swedish Meatballs really Turkish?

Great article in the New York Times this morning revealing that the famous Swedish Meatballs come from a recipe originating in Turkey (Ottoman Empire) back in the early 18th Century.  Turkey crowed and Sweden swooned but the article included a recipe.  You can find it here... So, of course I had to try it. … Continue reading Are Swedish Meatballs really Turkish?