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Sweet Potato Cobbler Crumble

Sweet Potato Cobbler Crumble

The holidays are upon us. How did that happen so fast? If you’re like me and am not quite ready yet, maybe this Sweet Potato Cobbler Crumble will help you get in the spirit. This month’s Recipe ReDux theme challenged…

Chocolate Chip Hazelnut Muffin Pies {Recipe ReDux}

Chocolate Chip Hazelnut Muffin Pies {Recipe ReDux}

When life doesn’t go as planned… Sometimes, things just don’t happen like you expected them to. Like that time some friends, my husband, and I ducked into a cafe in the middle of a snowstorm in Ankara, Turkey. It was…

Šunka v Testu (ham baked in pastry)

Šunka v Testu (ham baked in pastry)

Today’s recipe comes from Adele, who blogs over at Adele in Slovenia. I love Adele’s blog because she writes about everything that I love too: food, the outdoors, and of course Slovenia! I’m so happy to have Adele guest posting on…

Nonna’s Pastiera Recipe

Nonna’s Pastiera Recipe

In America we serve turkey on Thanksgiving. In Naples, they wouldn’t think of serving Easter dinner without Pastiera. Legend has it that this soft and sweet Easter ricotta pie even made the “Queen who never smiles” (Queen Maria Theresa of Austria) light…

Grandma Devlin’s Bran Raisin Muffins

Grandma Devlin’s Bran Raisin Muffins

Grandma Devlin’s Bran Raisin Muffins are just the perfect thing for breakfast, tea, or a snack. And with a pat of Irish butter, they are just to die for. Not to be confused with the cereal “Raisin Bran,” these muffins…

Grandma Devlin’s Irish Stew

Grandma Devlin’s Irish Stew

St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations Have you ever thought how oddly we Americans celebrate St. Patrick’s Day? In Ireland, it’s a holy day. But in the states, we celebrate by dyeing everything green, pinching each other, and by drinking green beer and…

5 Valentine’s Day Meal Ideas

5 Valentine’s Day Meal Ideas

Love is in the air. You want to impress your special someone but don’t know what to make? Relax, I’ve got you covered. Here are some Valentine’s day meal ideas to take the work out of menu planning. Follow these recipes and…

Green Salad with Pomegranate and Citrus Honey Dressing

Green Salad with Pomegranate and Citrus Honey Dressing

I love this salad for three reasons: A) It’s healthy. B) It’s super delicious. C) I can throw it together in 10 minutes. With the amount of back and forth traveling the hubby and I are doing lately, we’re eating…

Christmas and New Year’s Eve in Ljubljana

Christmas and New Year’s Eve in Ljubljana

Christmas of 2014 was a time of new traditions in the Taste of Divine household. The hubby has been deployed over Christmas twice, but this was the first time I’ve been away from home for the holidays, and we were…

Top 5 things to do in Budapest

Top 5 things to do in Budapest

“Let’s go to that cake shop to warm up,” the hubby suggested after our freezing, toe-numbing city tour of Budapest. I was cold to the bone at this point, and without proper shoes, I was practically walking on stumps. I…