Perfect Potato Latkes for Chanukah - Simple, Quick and Easy Recipe

Snacking in the Kitchen Chanukah came early this year and it was time for another family get together to light the candles and eat latkes.  We met on the second night of Chanukah to peel, shred the potatoes, fry the potato pancakes, and dollop sour cream and horseradish on top of them.  The latkes turned out crisp and delicious!  Grating potatoes by hand and squeezing out all of the extra moisture turned out to be key to success....more

Cornbread Dressing

For me Cornbread Dressing (aka stuffing) is the star dish on our Thanksgiving menu. I can go without the turkey and the pies (please don't make me) but the cornbread dressing has stolen my heart since I was a little girl. This is what I consider to be a true southern style recipe that my grandmother would make for our family every Thanksgiving and Christmas. I have only met a handful of people who make it just the way she did ( or as close as it gets)....more

Baked Ham with Strawberry, Brown Sugar, and Dijon Glaze

1 pre-cooked ham 1/2 cup Strawberry Jam 2 tablespoons Dijon Mustard 1 cup brown sugar 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon Whole cloves...more

"Smiths" Irish Cream

My dad's last name was Smith.  He came up with this recipe for his version of "Baileys Irish Cream".  We like to call it Smiths Irish Cream.  ...more

Sugared Pecans

Since it's raining here in Ohio today, I decided to open up the recipe box with all the hand-written hand-me-down recipes in it!  The first one I pulled out is from my husband's Aunt Evelyn.    These are A-M-A-Z-I-N-G!!!!  They're not just for holidays!!!...more

Happy Passover: Savory and Spicy Matzo Brei Recipe

Snacking in the Kitchen Eat Your Matzo ~ Savory and Spicy Matzo Brei Passover RecipeEmail This&nb...more