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Favorite Cookbooks, Part 1

We’re trekking back in time again today!  Here is the cookbook I grew up with!  I mean THE cookbook I grew up with!

This is The Fannie Farmer Cookbook, and it is the first cookbook I remember using.  313 more words

Cleaning Out the Basement--The Boston Cooking School Cookbook

I feel about Fannie Farmer the way I do about McKim, Mead, and White. (Stay with me.) Just at the cusp of modernism, as Louis Sullivan was exploring form and function to develop a uniquely American style of architecture, MMW swept into the Columbian Exposition and brought us back to the European Beaux Arts. 373 more words


The American Issue with Weight

No, this is not a discussion about obesity. It is a discussion about cups. And grams. And ounces. And all the complicated, confusing differences in weight measurement in the UK and the US. 915 more words

American Baking Measurements

The Monday Mag - July 18, 2016

In This Edition Of Our Somewhat Weekly Magazine:

  • Time Capsule: Food Trends, 2000 to 2010
  • Pepperoni, Egg and Horseradish Breakfast Sandwich
  • The Varnum’s Food Fare…
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Food Facts & Lore

The Fannie Farmer Cookbook

Dear Reader,

Recently I told you about one of my favorite collectible cookbooks. Today I would like to share another tried and true classic even older than… 319 more words

Book Review

Totoro Family Recipes: Kona Inn Banana Nut Muffins

Just about any quick bread recipe can be used for muffins, and I quickly that was an easy way to add variety to my collection. 213 more words

Family Recipes

Fannie Farmer Cookbook

This is very much the standard in so many ways.

The book was published in 1896, and has many great recipes.

People rave about the brownie and the cornbread. 187 more words