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Recipe: Chess Pie

This is an all-time favorite, y’all. And it’s SO simple and easy!

This is my grandmother’s recipe, and, in my opinion, far superior to any other chess pie I’ve ever had. 83 more words


Betty's Preservation Recipes

Canned Tomatoes
Sterlize the jars. With the water from that sterilzation bath put the tomatoes into the pot for a minute. Scald the tomatoes and pull them out quickly. 696 more words


Etched glasses finished

I finished the set of etched glasses for the shower gift.

Then I wrapped them in wine gift tubes (with bubble wrap and tissue paper so they don’t clank together)and wrapped the rest of the gift. 82 more words


Canned stewed tomatoes recipe

Tomato season is upon us and it’s putting up time. Wheee!

The key ingredient in this recipe is FRESH, RIPE tomatoes, whether from your garden or farmer’s market.   792 more words


Cinnamon Rolls

I found this recipe on AllRecipes.com while searching for a cinnamon roll that actually lived up to what “it ought to be” (in my mind!). I wanted something that was soft, not too “bread-y”, and allowed you to enjoy BOTH the bread and the cinnamon sugar. 345 more words


Grandma Ida Belle's Oatmeal Bars

Oatmeal Bars is a favorite recipe from my grandmother, Ida Belle Blough Snavely. As children, we’d visit every summer on her Iowa farm. Grandma Ida loved to have her grandchildren help make this recipe. 692 more words


Blueberry Muffins

Blueberries are in full season in Central New York, so here is one of our favorite recipes that capitalizes on this great time of the year. 468 more words