Grandma’s Orange Slice Cake

Here’s a recipe that I remember fondly from my youth, a 6-week process that Grandma would start after Halloween. . . . → Read More: Grandma’s Orange Slice Cake

Christmas Fudge

Oh, FUDGE!!!!! Today I am posting a classic family fudge recipe in honor of sweet Ralphie in “A Christmas Story” (and for December’s Food ‘n Flix). . . . → Read More: Christmas Fudge

Caveman Fudge

Yes, you read the title correctly. Have I peaked your interest? Want to know what the heck is Caveman Fudge. Keep reading… . . . → Read More: Caveman Fudge

Trick or Treat Halloween Bark

Trick or treat….It is time for October’s Secret Recipe Club Reveal. . . . → Read More: Trick or Treat Halloween Bark

On the 12th (and final) day of Christmas treats…

Mom’s first microwave and peanut brittle. . . . → Read More: On the 12th (and final) day of Christmas treats…

On the 11th day….

An easy, last minute gift recipe. . . . → Read More: On the 11th day….

On the tenth day…make Christmas Fudge

Another favorite family recipe. . . . → Read More: On the tenth day…make Christmas Fudge

Eight maids a milking…

Easy chocolate peanut cluster recipe. . . . → Read More: Eight maids a milking…

Clothesline Taffy

Old time Christmas candy recipe. . . . → Read More: Clothesline Taffy

My Favorite Reads

Eat, Pray, Love
Running with Scissors
SantaLand Diaries
Me Talk Pretty One Day
Angela's Ashes
Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim
Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly
My Life in France
Julie and Julia: 365 Days, 524 Recipes, 1 Tiny Apartment Kitchen: How One Girl Risked Her Marriage, Her Job, and Her Sanity to Master the Art of Living
Garlic and Sapphires: The Secret Life of a Critic in Disguise
A Homemade Life: Stories and Recipes from My Kitchen Table
Tender at the Bone: Growing Up at the Table
The Liars' Club
Code Name Verity
The Paris Wife
The Shoemaker's Wife
The Secret Book of Frida Kahlo: A Novel
Brother of the More Famous Jack
Burying the Honeysuckle Girls

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I Heart Cooking Clubs

I Heart Cooking Clubs

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