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The Perfect Hostess Gifts

Are you invited to a special Holiday Dinner this year? It's a very good idea to bring a gift for the host ...

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Bucking The Trend Of A Throw Away Society

I have always admired people who could fix things. If it was my Dad who could take the radio apart and ...

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Turkey Carving Tips

Having a golden brown turkey as the centerpiece of a large family gathering, may it be for Thanksgiving or a ...

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Chickasaw State Park In Tennessee

Silke and I were able to relax for a long weekend at the Chickasaw State Park located just a few miles south ...

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Top Five Tips For Keeping Kitchen Knives Sharp

You might not know or believe this, but a dull kitchen knife is 10 times more dangerous than a sharp ...

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We try out all the products we review, have traveled to the places we write about and the recipes we feature have been prepared in our own kitchen. We eat what we make. Waste not, want not!

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Featured Fall Articles:

5 Easy DIY Projects For Fall

fun guard vases for fall

Fall is in the air! We just finished cleaning the house and I figured it is about time to add a few fall touches here and there … Read more

Travel To South Carolina In The Fall

Spanish Moss in Fall Tree_SC

When we first moved from Minnesota to South Carolina I was a little bit worried about Nick getting home sick as soon as September rolled around. He loves the crisp, cool days, colder nights and brilliant fall color displays … Read more

Learn How To Cook Squash

Squash and Apples, Fall Bounty

Spaghetti Squash is a favorite side dish this time of year! In this article I will show you an easy, no fuss, baked spaghetti squash recipe that your family will love … Read more



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Recipe videos from Nick and Silke Jager

You can choose from a dozen Delicious Dinner Recipes from Italian Style Pork Chops to Easy Spinach Quiche! We love to cook and we think it shows in these fun videos. Click the image above to see our step by step cooking instructions that are easy to follow and fun to make at home.

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JF History
Jager Foods Shiitake Soups were first created in 1985 by Pete and Sue Jager in Minnesota.

In 2007 Nick and Silke Jager created an online presence and in the spirit of good food, the love to read, write and travel we live happily ever after. Read more...

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