Latest Posts

CLASSIC FRUIT SALAD

CLASSIC FRUIT SALAD

Author:

Posted: October 10, 2008

This classic fruit salad is an old fashioned recipe,  sometimes called five cup salad, that can be made using various fruits but I always add miniature marshmallows, coconut, and sour cream. A great salad to accompany […]

Read More

 
EASY FRUIT COBBLER RECIPE

EASY FRUIT COBBLER RECIPE

Author:

Posted: September 21, 2008

Easy Fruit Cobbler is sometimes called Cuppa, Cuppa, Cuppa because you use a cup of each ingredient in the recipe. I have made this easy fruit cobbler for years using different canned fruit pie fillings. […]

Read More

 
HOW TO MAKE SOURDOUGH BREAD AND STARTER

HOW TO MAKE SOURDOUGH BREAD AND STARTER

Author:

Posted: June 22, 2008

Sourdough bread is the oldest form of leavened bread. The first recorded civilization we know about to have sourdough bread was the Egyptians around 1500 B.C. Early settlers brought sourdough starters from Europe and it […]

Read More

 
THE TOMATO – AN APPLE OF LOVE

THE TOMATO – AN APPLE OF LOVE

Author:

Posted: June 6, 2008

Did you know that for centuries our pioneer forefathers thought that tomatoes were poisonous? Tomatoes originated in the Andean regions of South America. To prove they were not deadly, a farmer from New Jersey publicly […]

Read More

 
THREE INGREDIENT PEANUT BUTTER COOKIES

THREE INGREDIENT PEANUT BUTTER COOKIES

Author:

Posted: May 22, 2008

These are the easiest cookies you will ever make and they are so good. You won’t be able to stop eating them. If you are a peanut butter lover, you will love these three ingredient […]

Read More

 
Salads Are Not Strictly for Summer!

Salads Are Not Strictly for Summer!

Author:

Posted: May 12, 2008

Years ago, I used to do a little freelance writing for magazines. This article about salads I wrote for Womens Circle Home Cooking Magazine in 1981. It still holds true today! A New Day for […]

Read More

 
SEVEN LAYER VEGETABLE SALAD

SEVEN LAYER VEGETABLE SALAD

Author:

Posted: May 4, 2008

I love salads and this seven layer salad is one of my favorites. Perfect for any gathering and everyone loves it. 1/2 head iceberg lettuce coarsely chopped 1 cup chopped celery 1 cup chopped green pepper […]

Read More

 

EASY FRUIT DIP

Author:

Posted: April 28, 2008

Easy Fruit Dip 1 – 8 oz. cool whip 1 small strawberry/banana yogurt 1/4 cup powdered sugar Mix and serve with fresh fruit for dipping!

Read More