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...
Chicken Stuffed Biscuits

Chicken Stuffed Biscuits

This recipe for Chicken Stuffed Biscuits, filled with shredded chicken, gravy, olives, and eggs is perfect to serve for breakfast or brunch or on the go. Baking Powder Biscuits For centuries, a biscuit referred to a dry, hard, twice-baked cake that was a staple for...
Jane’s Very Good Baking Powder Biscuits

Jane’s Very Good Baking Powder Biscuits

This classic baking powder biscuit recipe is tried and true. It comes together quickly so you can enjoy warm, flaky biscuits for breakfast, brunch or with jam and a cup of tea in about 30 minutes. Or you can stuff them with a savory filling for a satisfying supper or...
Edith’s Oatmeal Date Nut Bread

Edith’s Oatmeal Date Nut Bread

Edith’s Oatmeal Date Nut Bread recipe is a nod to the popular date nut bread served at teas in the ’30s and at luncheonettes during the mid-century. What is Date Nut Bread  Date nut bread recipes began to appear in the 1920’s and became so popular in the 1930’s that...