Thelma’s Cinnamon Rolls

Thelma’s Cinnamon Rolls

Thelma’s recipe for easy cinnamon rolls relies on a substantial amount of melted butter brushed on top to create a rich, sweet treat whose origins include tall tales and cultural adaptions. Cinnamon, Magic Rafts, and Slavery Until early in the 16th century, the...
Lois’ Baked Cheese Sandwiches

Lois’ Baked Cheese Sandwiches

Lois’ Baked Cheese Sandwiches recipe is an easy breakfast casserole recipe that comes together quickly and results in a puffy, cheesy slice of goodness. Casserole, A Dish or a Food? The answer is both. A casserole is a covered dish historically made from earthenware...
Nita’s Rhubarb Pie

Nita’s Rhubarb Pie

Nita’s Rhubarb Pie is luxurious and rustic all at the same time. The tangy, earthy rhubarb is a perfect counterpoint to the smooth, creamy custard. Custard, To Your Health Did you know that at one time, custards were considered health foods and were marketed by...
Elsie’s Carrot Cake

Elsie’s Carrot Cake

This easy carrot cake recipe isn’t fussy or pretentious. Sweet, shredded carrots suspended in a spiced cake studded with nuts. That’s it. Ask the Important Questions This recipe is a perfect example of why it is so important to ask family members important questions...
Carole’s Rhubarb Cake

Carole’s Rhubarb Cake

When rhubarb starts to appear in the grocery store, it can mean only one thing, it’s Spring. This simple recipe for a not-too-sweet rhubarb upside down cake is the perfect way to celebrate the season. I imagine Carole pulling this recipe card out the minute that there...