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Homemade Gifts of Candy: Coconut Filled Candy Bars

Another Spoiler Alert:  If you know me, you may see your Christmas present ahead. My husband’s aunt made wonderful filled chocolate candies.  She would give them as Christmas presents every year.  (She had to have made hundreds every year!)  Everyone looked forward to her delicious treats. She put together a recipe book a few years […]

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Coconut Macaroons

I love coconut macaroons, but I always bought them. This was my first attempt to make coconut macaroons. Turns out, they are fairly easy and very delicious. As they were not part of my family recipe collection or experience, they required some research. First, I went through many of my cookbooks, then I checked for […]

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Seven 1970′s Recipes, Recipe 2: 7-Up Cake

Mom made this cake one year for my elementary school’s “Lawn Fete” and I really wanted it.  I remember participating in the cake walk multiple times hoping to win it back.  In the end, I went home with two cakes.  One of them was indeed the cake my mom had taken to the school.   She […]

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