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...
Diane Dodd’s Bride’s Biscuits (aka Apple Cinnamon Rolls)

Diane Dodd’s Bride’s Biscuits (aka Apple Cinnamon Rolls)

This recipe for Bride’s Biscuits is actually more like a recipe apple cinnamon rolls than a biscuit. But whatever they’re called, they are sweet, appley, bites of deliciousness. THE NAME OF A RECIPE When discussing recipes, I often hear, “Oh, my mom used to make that,...
Mabel’s Rolled Ginger Snaps

Mabel’s Rolled Ginger Snaps

RECIPE CARDS AND MISSING INSTRUCTIONS This recipe card is such a great example of expectations. And by that I mean that when it was written down, the expectation was that the recipient knew how to put a cookie dough together. What order the ingredients are mixed, what...