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CARROT CAKE - Version One

I think this recipe came from my sister-in-law, Nancy, years ago.  There are actually two versions on the typed sheet, and then three different types of frosting, so I will include the others in future posts. 72 more words


Hard Tack

This winter I started making candy.  Our grandma used to make hard tack and toffee during the holidays, and this year I gave it a shot.   454 more words

Grandma Bomb

Momma's Sweet & Sour Pork

This meal is simple, quick, and will not leave you disappointed.

My mother would make this for us kids growing up and for me it’s a little taste of her home cooking. 164 more words



This is a recipe my mother got from her cousin, Ednah Lewis.  Ednah wrote, “This is nicest baked in loaf or just a regular square biscuit pan.  134 more words


Rumless Rumball Recipe Review

Mmmm rumballs! Who doesn’t love a ball of unhealthy goodness on the odd occasion? They were the original balls before protein balls took over. They remind me of my childhood, and Nana making them every time we came to visit. 505 more words


Claudia’s French Toast

Fond memories of childhood. The occasional Saturday when my mother would make French toast. Soft, custardy bread dripping with butter and syrup. 620 more words


Karl’s Pot Roast and Smashed Potatoes

Jan wanted comfort food after her family’s visit and she requested pot roast. I have made more complex versions of this dish, but I wanted this to be a home-y version. 941 more words