fighting hunger

Easter Food Baskets for Families in Need

I've posted before about hunger awareness/fighting to end hunger, and how that's a very important cause for me (you might recall the low-budget food challenge I failed miserably at the end of last year).  I'm always looking for opportunities to help those facing hunger - whether it's giving out bags of food and water to… Continue reading Easter Food Baskets for Families in Need

main courses

Ma’s Ham

This is my mother-in-law's recipe. I'm really not a big ham eater, but I really, really like this ham. Make sure you save the leftovers (including the leftover sauce, drippings, and carcass) to make ham and bean soup! I'll be posting the ham and bean soup recipe separately. Ingredients 1 whole ham Whole cloves (optional… Continue reading Ma’s Ham