Tag Archives: dessert

Don’s Famous Pecan Pie

Pecan Pie is a traditional holiday dessert in Don’s family. He is a terrific pie maker. He treated us to this delicious pecan pie for Christmas dinner. Yum! Don’s Famous Pecan Pie Serves 8 1 cup sugar 1 cup Karo syrup 1 cup … Continue reading

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Don’s Crumbly Top Apple Pie

This is a favorite just about any season since Granny Smith apples are available year round where we live. Don doesn’t know where the original recipe for Crumbly Top Apple Pie came from , but he has experimented with the … Continue reading

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Three-Layer Mint Brownies

This is another of my family’s favorite holiday “cookies.” They are easy to make and very pretty when served alongside other cookies. They are also lovely served on a plate with a strawberry. RECIPE IDEA: When my daughter Erin was in elementary … Continue reading

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Sadie Carter’s Brown-Sugar Sugar Cookies

Grandma Sadie died before I realized I should ask for this recipe. I tried sugar cookie after sugar cookie trying to find one as delicious as my Grandma Sadie’s cookie. Then I ran into my cousin Terry Clark and he said, … Continue reading

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Chocolate Cherry Squares

With the holidays just around the corner, I thought I would post some holiday recipes. Chocolate Cherry Squares are one of my daughter Erin’s favorite Christmas cookies. One year I mailed her a box of these cookies along with several … Continue reading

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My Favorite Chocolate Cake

I love chocolate cake. Actually, I love just about anything chocolate. This recipe originally came from one of those spiral-bound cookbooks that contain recipes from multiple people. It was a Disabled Veterans cookbook. Everything I ever made out of that … Continue reading

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