For fifty years, Anna Schlemmer has refused to talk about her life in Germany during World War II. Her daughter Trudy, now a professor of German history, begins investigating the past and finally unearths the dramatic and heartbreaking truth of her mother’s life.
A mix of grated and shredded potatoes gives these latkes a crunchy crust with a softer center.
Chilled cucumber soup is cool and refreshing and a breeze to make. Pita chips would taste great alongside this soup
Sauerbraten is considered one of the national dishes of Germany and essentially means pickled roast meat.
This colorful martini is made with melon liqueur, vodka and and pineapple juice.
It’s the year 2044 and hidden in the online world of the OASIS is an Easter egg that will yield great power and wealth to the one who finds it. After years, someone finally figures out one of the clues, which are all based on 1980′s pop culture, and a frenzy ensues.
These mini lemon meringue pies are loaded with lemon juice and lemon zest. Inspired by What Alice Forgot.
These hearty muffins are made healthier by adding whole wheat flour and wheat germ, as well as dark chocolate chips which are a health food in my book.
Alice Love is twenty-nine years old, madly in love with her husband, and pregnant with their first child. So imagine her surprise when, after a fall, she comes to on the floor of a gym and discovers that she’s actually thirty-nine, has three children, and is in the midst of an acrimonious divorce.
The Buttery Books book club pick for January is Those Who Save Us by Jenna Blum. Here is the summary from JennaBlum.com: For fifty years, Anna Schlemmer has refused to talk about her life in Germany during World War II. Anna’s daughter Trudy was only four when she and Anna were liberated from Nazi Weimar [...]