Pork with Sauerkraut & Mashed Potatoes


One of the finest and most delicious of German traditions is eating pork and sauerkraut with mashed potatoes on New Year’s Day. German tradition and folklore has it that eating pork and sauerkraut on the first day of the New Year brings good luck and prosperity.

The more likely explanation […]

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Keeping Picnic Foods Safe


Although you couldn’t tell it by the temperatures here yesterday, June 21st, at 1:16 p.m. Eastern Time and right on time as it has been for eons, summer officially began. The summer solstice is the day of the year with the longest number of daylight hours.

According to the song Those Lazy, Crazy, […]

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Is Organic Always Better?


Some people say organic foods are healthier. They may be. But they are also more expensive. Some times way, way, WAY more expensive. For the unemployed and the underemployed and often even for just the average consumer organic food is a luxury that cannot often be afforded.

So […]

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