Monthly Archives: August 2012

Connie’s brownies (my mum’s recipe)

All our favorites, 124pp by staff from Surgical Services University of Nebraska Medical Centre, 1995 Cooking on page 32 About two minutes after arriving at my sister, Susan’s, house in Tulsa Oklahoma, I was burrowing through her cookbooks to find … Continue reading

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Bear stew—the recipe that will never be made

Ma and Pa’s If You’re Hungry Cajun Cookbook, about 40pp. by Charles and Ethel Cessac Louisiana, 1987 Cooking on page 32 What a classic! I saw this book for sale with a bunch of other second-hand books in front of … Continue reading

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No-bake lime cheesecake

The Taste of Home cookbook, 738pp. by Taste of Home Reiman Media Group, Wisconsin, 2008 Cooking on page 632 It was a surprise to discover that I had done only one dessert for this blog! Time to fix that and … Continue reading

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Roast leg of lamb (Andy’s favorite dish)

Aunt Bee’s Mayberry cookbook, 246pp. by Ken Beck and Jim Clark, recipes edited by Julie M. Pitkin Rutledge Hill Press, Tennessee, 1991 Cooking on page 132 Remember the ‘Andy Griffith Show‘? Remember Aunt Bee? How could you forget? It ran … Continue reading

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Stuffed big burger

Farm Journal’s picnic and barbecue cookbook, 150pp. edited by Patricia A. Ward Greenwich House, New York, 1982 Cooking on page 32 I’ve been trying to find out more about the Farm Journal magazine. It still exists as a digital publication, … Continue reading

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