Tuna Noodle Casserole


It may be questionable that Tuna Noodle Casserole qualifies as a choice for Fish Friday, but it does have fish in it, and there isn’t any meat in so it should, right? Yes, I think so too. I don’t recall ever having Tuna Noodle Casserole so much when I was a kid that I learned…
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Cocoa and Toast


There was a cup of hot steaming cocoa sitting on Grandma’s dining table waiting for me. Just like every morning when I was dropped off before the school bus came, or maybe I stayed over at her house the night before. There was also a stack of buttered toast sitting on a plate on the…
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The Making of Soup

Grandma Kradel was a fan of soup. It’s a great way to feed a large family like ours, a big one pot meal. Fall and winter are considered to be soup season – it’s something that can be left on the stove and eaten throughout the day to keep warm. Now that we’ve “discovered” our…
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