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June 12, 2017

     I taught a baking class for over 15 years to about 100 ladies, some men, and some children. They know the fun of making bread. Kneading it, letting it rise, and enjoying the look of the family when you put it on the table. Nothing was more fun for me in class than...

May 1, 2017

Man, it's hard to think I'm writing for May. It seems just yesterday it was February. Oh, well.
I have had good mail in the past weeks about persons trying my recipes. Some good but not all. Fruitcake: two people said it was dry, but they admitted they overbaked it. Mo...

April 1, 2017

Baking Powder Biscuits

In a medium-size bowl, place

1 stick of butter (room temp)

1 1/4 cup flour

1 teaspoon salt

1 tablespoon sugar

1 full teaspoon baking powder

Stir with spoon (wooden is best) until all is mixed well.


Stir in 1/2 cup cold milk and make it into a dough


March 1, 2017

The other day I had a special lunch. In the store here at Riderwood they sell convenience items like milk, bread, snacks, etc. I picked up two items, a small can of Armour Potted Meat and V8 juice, and made lunch out of them. It struck me well that both products are ex...

February 1, 2017

My readers are growing each month; not a day does not go by without someone stopping me in a hallway telling me how they liked my recipes. Many have tried some. I got good reports on the fruitcake, cookies, and others as well. My Beltsville readers know what my backgro...

January 1, 2017

Yea, a new year’s coming. I like the old saying "if I knew I was going to live this long, I would have taken better care of myself when I was younger!"

            We had a good Christmas; all my family was over Christmas Day and brought the meal. We reserved a room her...

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