Pearl Wilder’s Chanukah

Pearl Wider's Chanukah


Compliments of Pearl Wilder 

  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees.


1/2  lb noodles (medium) cooked & drained

Pinch of salt

¼ cup sugar

1 tsp cinnamon

1/2  tsp vanilla

1 lb cottage cheese (not creamy)

1 cup sour cream

6 eggs 

1 stick butter

  • In large bowl beat eggs.
  • Add cinnamon, vanilla, sugar & cottage cheese to egg mixture.
  • Blend until smooth.
  • Fold sour cream into mixture.
  • Pour mixture into a greased baking dish.
  • Lower temp to 350 degree.
  • Bake for 35-40 minutes. (Edges of Kugel in baking dish should be brown.)
  • Serve with sour cream, cherry or blueberry toppings.


From Physician to Barber: A Mini-Tribute to a Fine Character Actor



Howard McNear, 1905-1969, was one of the great character actors. He played Doc Adams on the Gunsmoke radio program and barber Floyd Lawson on TV’s Andy Griffith show. McNear’s first TV appearance as barber occurred in 1958, giving Wally Cleaver a shave on “Leave it to Beaver”.