mike mech

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30 Nov 16

Who doesn’t love the spicy peppery flavor of Gingerbread?  From cookies and cakes to bread and lebkuchen, many of us are (…)

26 Nov 16

Passed down from generation to generation, this homemade bread is savory, warm, and comforting. Golden baked and perfect for winter (…)

27 Oct 16

As a child, going to the carnival or county fair was always a treat. While most kids went for the thrill of carny rides like Tilt-A-Whirl, (…)

23 Oct 16

This coconut cake recipe was passed down from Minnie Bauch, a dear family friend of my Great Grandmother Rose Schade. Minnie was a (…)

23 Jan 16

Are you someone who shies away from crafting a homemade pie due to the complexity of making a crust? It’s not as complicated as it seems.

07 Dec 15

It’s time to start thinking about what to serve at your New Year’s Eve celebration…and of course the selections are (…)

21 Nov 15

What’s better than a homemade sugar cookie to bring back a childhood memory from the past? It’s a great recipe for the (…)

20 Nov 15

Turkey, potatoes, fresh rolls and pies always dominate the holiday landscape but the right stuffing is hard to forget. With holiday (…)