The Importance of Family Tradition

1/26/2016 - 10:30:04 AM
Family traditions are very important to many of us. Some stories are so inspiring and beautiful they write a book about them.

Disclosure: This blogger has partnered with Kauffman’s Fruit Farm to review and post about products that they receive for free. Original post appeared on 'Sassy Townhouse Living.'

The Importance Of Family Traditions-Sassy Townhouse Living

Tis the season! Family traditions are so very important to many of us during this time of the year. Many of us cook the same types of dishes and bake the same cookies as our parents did in order to keep with traditions.

Family traditions are the rituals, practices and beliefs of a family that are handed down from one generation to the next. For some folks, it’s a difficult time of year due to the loss of loved ones or family and friends that live far away. I always try to think of how difficult it is for people who spend the holidays alone and know from my own personal experiences of losing my parents and relatives just how difficult a time it is especially during the holidays. It’s important to make new family traditions too!

That’s why I was so inspired when I received a book from Kauffman’s Fruit Farm called FAITH, FAMILY & FRUIT. I was in awe turning page after page and reading about the hard work, dedication, and love that went into building their business.

The Importance Of Family Traditions

They have grown their Lancaster County PA orchard and its tree fruit for 100 years! Faith, Family & Fruit includes many photographs, interesting core facts, recipes, short anecdotes and text based on thirty interviews.

Speaking of recipes, there are over fifty-five fruit-themed listings featured here almost all contributed by four generations of Kauffman women. Here are a few samples that any cooks in your kitchen will want to try!
Cider Granola
Apple Brickle Dip
Applesauce Gelatin Salad
Pork Chop Pear Skillet
Summer Peach & Melon Freeze
Strawberry Jam w/ Honey
Apples & Cider Cheesecake
Golden Pears

I’ve gotten so many delicious baking ideas from this book.

The Importance Of Family Traditions


5 comments
This is so nice to see. A company that actually still has great family values and beliefs. The book looks incredible. I look forward to meaking and sharing these recipes with my own family. Thank you Kauffmans!
Heather
1/27/2016 - 6:56:07 PM
Wow love companies like Kaufman who STILL care about family values. Love the products too!
Patti Beninati
1/27/2016 - 8:12:24 PM
Wow, it is so nice to hear about a company like Kauffman Fruit Farm. I think it is so important to support farms these days and the food and recipes look fantastic!
Sue
1/27/2016 - 4:58:31 PM
I have so much adoration and respect for your company. I love your products and your mission statement. Thanks for sharing all of your wonderful goodness with us!
Carolann
1/27/2016 - 4:38:24 PM
Luff a company that shares such great family values. Looks like a great book that families will love to enjoy.
ARod
1/29/2016 - 9:10:18 AM
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