Archive | December, 2011

Back to the roots!

31 Dec

C-C De Plicque, Jarkka Rissanen & Friends: Linin’ Track Rating 1-4: **** (English Translation: Finnish version below) Back to the roots! Christian-Charles de Plicque is a Finnish-American brother, who has a long history of making music. Jarkka Rissanen is one of our country’s most famous blues guitarists – especially if… Read more »

Soft Christmas Sugar Cookies

15 Dec

(From the ancient Neiman-Marcus Cookbook of French Grandma Myrtille de Plicque   Some of my favorite cookies over the decades…   I really like these!   These above are the ones I usually make, fast and easy!   Humm…visions of reindeers and so on… Poor Rudolph!   Little works of… Read more »

Christmas Divinity….

3 Dec

This is oh so good… And it is not just for the Holidays, but for any day. Truly Divine!   When I was a kid, this was my most favorite candy. What a name! And rightly so! It tastes what I would imagine something in Heaven might taste! Of course the real… Read more »