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Digestive Truffle Recipe

This is a recipe which has been passed down to me from MrG’s Nana, to his Mum, to his sister and me, and now to my nieces – so this is a bit of a family heirloom I am sharing with you today for Geek Cake Club. 418 more words


Mrs. Elsie's Tea Cakes

Mrs. Elsie was my mother-in-law. I was fortunate enough to meet her and get to know her for a couple of years before she passed away, just short of her 90th birthday. 242 more words

Baking From Scratch

Banana Bread

LaVerne and I baked this Banana Tea Bread recipe from the good old Good Housekeeping Cookbook on one of the last days at her house when we were spending lots of time looking and cooking through her recipes. 293 more words


Cornmeal Hot Rolls

My Grandma was known for her hot rolls and cinnamon rolls.  Every holiday season, I have the honor of cooking these two items for my family. 307 more words

Country Ham Goodness

It’s a tradition among American Southerners to serve ham, collard greens, and black-eyed peas on New Year’s Day to bring good luck for the coming year.   538 more words

Granny's Ginger Cakes (familiarly known as Granny Cakes)

Ask any member of the Stein family what recipe they remember best about Christmas holiday gatherings and chances are they’ll say, “Granny Cakes.”

The boys’ Grandma Marie made these, but LaVerne always attested that the recipe actually originated with her, and her own grandchildren certainly associate their existence with Grandma LaVerne. 316 more words

Scalloped Potatoes

Brother Stuart sent a note recently to tell me he had come looking for Mom’s Scalloped Potato recipe. I’m a little slow, but here it is, … 461 more words