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Easter Casseroles

Easter weekend in the Covington household is full of traditions! We always watch “The Ten Commandments” with Charlton Heston on Saturday night. We always get up extra early on Easter morning to attend the 7am worship service at The Parish Church of St. Helena. And, I always make these two casseroles to accompany our Easter meal. This year we'll be feasting on rack of lamb, sweet potatoes, deviled eggs and poppy seed bread. Easter Vegetable Casserole and Pineapple Au Gratin are excellent served with ham, turkey or beef tenderloin, too. Happy Easter!   Easter Vegetable Casserole I tend to use local vegetables that are in season. Cauliflower, ...

Easter Brunch after the Sunrise Service

 Celebrate The Risen Christ! Easter Brunch after the Sunrise Service Awaken this spring to all things new, to gardens revived and friendships revisited. Easter, also called Pascha, is the most important religious feast in the Christian liturgical year.  It celebrates the resurrection of Jesus Christ, which Christians believe occurred on the third day after his crucifixion some time in the period AD 27 to 33.  As with many other Christian dates, the celebration of Easter extends beyond the church. Since its origin, Easter has been a time of celebration and feasting. While lamb has become a popular main course, in the south ham remains the ...