Monthly Archives: January 2012

Wellesley Fudge Cake

I bought a new magazine a couple weeks ago. Chocolate Desserts from Cook’s Country TV Show.  I’ve made the fudge, brownies, and chocolate cake recipe and the only one worth posting so far, in my opinion, is the Wellesley fudge … Continue reading

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Pot Roast

This recipe is from Julia and Jacques cooking at home show that airs on PBS in my hometown. I have found I need to add more liquid to keep the roast tender and the cooking time will vary depending on … Continue reading

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Roasted Red Potatoes

  Try this simple potato dish that has been a favorite of my parents the few times I’ve cooked it for them. The skins of the potatoes are left on leaving all the flavor and the cheese gets crunchy on … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Cheesecake

      I saw this recipe made on Tyler Florence’s Ultimate show, it can be found on foodnetwork.com, which is where the picture was copied from as well. Delicious cheesecake! A must try if you are a cheesecake fan. … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Puree with Streusel

(photo by: Stephen Sullivan; food and prop styling: Roscoe Betsill)   This recipe and photo, found on epicurious.com, is the sweet potato dish I have been making with my Thanksgiving and Christmas meals for the past couple years. It is … Continue reading

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Ardenwood Oatmeal Crispie’s

This is the best oatmeal chocolate chip cookie recipe I have ever tasted. I went to Ardenwood Farms in Union City, California, years ago, to watch a Civil War re-enactment. They had many recipes sitting out and this is the … Continue reading

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Mom’s Turkey Gravy

This is a very simple recipe but for some reason I have always had difficulty making a tasty gravy. I have finally perfected mom’s turkey gravy and it sure does dress up a turkey dinner. Directions: Giblets from turkey Flour … Continue reading

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