Caregiving from my kitchen

Holidays

A Collection of Make Ahead Thanksgiving Recipes

A Collection of Make Ahead Thanksgiving Recipes

Looking for Make Ahead Thanksgiving recipes, that you can easily bring to the big family dinner? These ten tried and true recipes have worked well for us!   Here in the United States we are well into planning for Thanksgiving. Who is hosting the Family […]

Sugarfree Halloween Treats – a Roundup

Sugarfree Halloween Treats – a Roundup

Are you looking for sugarfree Halloween treats, or some real food for a Halloween meal? Here are a dozen suggestions for an unsweetened Halloween! October has arrived! And soon we’ll be in the season for ghoulies and ghosties, parties and trick-or-treaters, and mountains of candy. […]

Stars and Stripes Fruit Parfait

Stars and Stripes Fruit Parfait

A sugarfree chia fruit parfait makes a perfect dessert for the Fourth of July or other holidays! Simple, delicious, and attractive. If you’re in the US, or an American abroad, you’ve probably started planning Independence Day celebrations. In much of the country, that seems to […]

Irish American Corned Beef and Cabbage

Irish American Corned Beef and Cabbage

Irish American Corned Beef and Cabbage – a classically American dish, made by immigrants combining familiar technique with available food! Great American cooking has two major influences, which sometimes intersect. The first, of course, is the bounty of the land itself – miles and miles […]

WIAW 146 – Christmas

WIAW 146 – Christmas

I hope that all of you who have celebrated, or are celebrating, have been enjoying your holidays! I’m in the second category. In my religious tradition – and very strongly in my family traditions – Christmas doesn’t begin until Christmas Eve, but then continues until […]