Monthly Archives: March 2012

Natural Dyes for Easter Eggs

This is a re-release of an earlier story on making natural dyes for Easter eggs.  History of “Easter” eggs: The ancient Zoroastrians painted eggs for Nowrooz, their New Year celebration, which falls on the Spring equinox. The Nawrooz tradition has … Continue reading

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Many of my ancestors hailed from Scotland.  As a member of the Lindsay clan, I have had the opportunities to try many traditional Scottish recipes including haggis.  Most people assume haggis is a Scottish dish; however haggis-like dishes have been … Continue reading

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