Category Archives: Potatoes

Turkey and Ham Potato Cakes

Well, Christmas day has come and gone.  This year I was cooking for 8 people – us and both sets of grandparents.  Afraid I wouldn’t have enough food for everyone I ended up cooking far too many vegetables.  Yesterday morning I … Continue reading

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Captain’s Stew

  This recipe for Captain’s Stew is from The Scandinavian Cookbook by Trina Hahnemann that I reviewed recently.  If you follow the chapters in the book then technically it’s a March recipe but since we are once again feeling the cold here … Continue reading

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Honey Mustard Chicken with Potatoes

Since starting this blog almost two months ago, I’ve been making more of an effort to cook more meals from scratch and avoiding the dreaded take away food that we’d been getting a little too used to.  Obviously this has … Continue reading

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Back to the Olden Days… Boxty

Last week, my daughter did a project for school based on “The Olden Days”.  Part of the project involved interviewing her grandparents about life when they were children, what their houses were like, about their schools and Christmas time. We went … Continue reading

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