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Little Lamb God Bless Thee

  For whosoever have their own reuse able Butter Lamb mold shall not be defeated by the upstart  butter bunny which hello? is not even an Easter Bunny. Podcast: Is that a lamb made of … butter? Interesting and mostly correct but a surprising absence of any reference to the Lamb of God, which is the whole…

The Decline Of America

I’m in transit from Denver airport to downtown but I have an important news bulletin to share with you. I left Sami at home and one of the things on his list is to shop for Easter dinner.  Top of the list is the butter lamb. When the plane landed and I turned on my…

Old And New

The two eggs with the darkest backgrounds were a wedding present from my uncle the priest. He gave us three actually but don’t get me started. The other four are modern creations done by my BFF by marriage. That is to say the person who married my BFF. It’s hard to pick a favorite. But…

Everything Is Going Wrong

Have I mentioned that I can’t do anything right anymore? My big plans for fabulous food this weekend are not off to a good start. I don’t know if I ever mentioned that my daughter gave me a butter lamb mold for Christmas. I pulled it out today with the intention of making some herb butter and then possibly some…

Hey Kids What Time Is It?

  UPDATE: Sami and I are having a little bicker about when to cook some of the Easter dinner items. My menu is filled with nostalgia:  it’s the typical northeastern Pennsylvania holiday menu: ham, baked lima beans, cole slaw and potato salad1. The beans and the cole slaw have to be done ahead in order…