“Get them while they’re hot, and eat them by the ton”

April 9, 2020

It’s Easter season which means we get to bring back some favorites that we only make once a year! One example: delicious, hot and fresh Hot Cross Buns. But do you know why we specifically make and eat Hot Cross Buns for Easter? It is believed that the Hot Cross Bun signifies the end of the Lenten season for Christianity, and you will see them in stores the closer the […]

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Hip, hop, hooray for Easter!

March 30, 2020

Hip, hop, hooray! Easter is on the way! Isn’t it funny that bunnies don’t lay eggs? Yet, this iconography of Easter goes way back! When Germans immigrated to America in the 1700s, they brought with them German lore of a hare that laid eggs! The custom of making nests for the rabbit’s eggs spread, and now every year children across the country search for colorful eggs to place in their […]