About the Author
Marcia is a great member of the Epicurus team, and superb editor. She’s one of our most prolific writers, offering in-depth articles on a wide variety of subjects.

Marcia has a strong interest in food history, trends and holiday cuisine. Marcia hides her last name normally to avoid confusion with someone with a similar name.

Posts by Marcia:

The Confectionery You

The Confectionery You

February 15th, 2015

Many home cooks believe that making candy at home is far too complicated for their skill level. In f[...]


For Love and Chocolate

For Love and Chocolate

February 1st, 2015

Creating chocolate confections for Valentine's Day or Easter is child's play for most bakers and can[...]


Christmas Ornaments of Cinnamon

Christmas Ornaments of Cinnamon

December 1st, 2014

The exceptional scent of cinnamon is one of the favorites of the Christmas season. The spice adds an[...]


Thanksgiving Cooking

Thanksgiving Cooking

November 17th, 2014

Americans gather in our homes each year to celebrate Thanksgiving, and to share in the bounty of our[...]


How to Roast Beef

How to Roast Beef

March 1st, 2014

Cooking a Roast Beef is one of the easier recipes a home cook can easily master, though patience and[...]


Teutonic Plates

Teutonic Plates

January 7th, 2014

Since the 18th Century in America, when the British sent mercenary Prussian and Hessian soldiers to [...]


Kristiania Lech – Skiing in Austria

Kristiania Lech - Skiing in Austria

December 26th, 2013

Already thinking about hitting the slopes this winter? We Americans think about European skiing holi[...]


The Twelve Recipes of Christmas

The Twelve Recipes of Christmas

December 1st, 2013

Christmas traditions at the table don't end solely with dessert on Christmas Day. In fact, they exte[...]


The First Thanksgiving Proclamation

The First Thanksgiving Proclamation

November 27th, 2013

It was in 1676 and the day of celebration was not the fourth Thursday in November, but the 29th of J[...]


Hanukkah Gifting

Hanukkah Gifting

November 18th, 2013

Soon, on Wednesday evening,  November 27, 2013 millions of people will begin the celebration of Hanu[...]


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