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What I’m Eating This Week

11.16. 2017 Posted By: The Mennonite

One of many bright spots in Lancaster City, Pennsylvania, is Central Market, the oldest continually operating farmers market in the United States. In the more than 42 years that Merle and I have lived downtown, hardly a week has gone by when I haven’t shopped at market. It’s where I buy 90 percent of our […]

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November recipe: Garlic Lemon Roast Chicken

11.8. 2017 Posted By: The Hungry Hounds

Having an American-Canadian binational marriage comes with perks, one of which is two Thanksgivings: twice the feasting, with just enough time in between to allow for a full recovery. In honor of American Thanksgiving, and the coming of cold weather, we wanted to share our go-to roast bird. This simple recipe avoids the complex trussing, stuffing, […]

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October recipe: Cambodian Spiced Pumpkin Soup

10.23. 2017 Posted By: The Mennonite

The Hungry Hounds is the food blog of Paul and Rebecca Shetler Fast, Country Representatives for Mennonite Central Committee in Haiti.  Learn more about MCC Haiti at their new blog: www.haitimcc.org. Jet lag brings out the worst in me, and after 36 hours of travel to reach Cambodia, I was tipsy with sleep deprivation and drooping […]

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August recipe: Homemade blueberry soda

8.17. 2017 Posted By: The Mennonite

The Hungry Hounds is the food blog of Paul and Rebecca Shetler Fast, Country Representatives for Mennonite Central Committee in Haiti.  Learn more about MCC Haiti at their new blog: www.haitimcc.org. We are back in Haiti with both a chattering toddler and tiny newborn in tow. On my bucket list of foods to enjoy before we left […]

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Hot chiles and warm fellowship

8.9. 2017 Posted By: The Mennonite

Contributed by Danielle Gonzales for Mennonite World Conference. Danielle participated in SALT (2016–2017), an exchange program of Mennonite Central Committee, in Colombia as web communications coordinator for MWC. Here Danielle is pictured with her host mom, Yida Arias.  As a Mexican-American, one of the most comforting things about living in Colombia was how similar my Mexican culture […]

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July recipe: Turkey Feta Burgers with Yogurt Curry Sauce

7.17. 2017 Posted By: The Hungry Hounds

The Hungry Hounds is the food blog of Paul and Rebecca Shetler Fast, Country Representatives for Mennonite Central Committee in Haiti.  Learn more about MCC Haiti at their new blog: www.haitimcc.org. In the hot month of July, famous for feasting and barbecues, we wanted to share one of our favorite burgers. These healthy Turkey Feta Burgers […]

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June recipe: Creamy cumin lime coleslaw

6.1. 2017 Posted By: The Hungry Hounds

The Hungry Hounds is the food blog of Paul and Rebecca Shetler Fast, Country Representatives for Mennonite Central Committee in Haiti.  Learn more about MCC Haiti at their new blog: www.haitimcc.org. This creamy cumin lime coleslaw is a dynamic summertime slaw: intensely flavored by garlic, mellowed by a base of mayonnaise and buttermilk, perked up […]

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