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Old-Fashioned Hot Cocoa with Homemade Marshmallows

I remember hearing Martha Stewart tell her viewers more than once that they had to make their own marshmallows. She said they were much better than store bought marshmallows. When I heard her, I would never have believed that I would actually make my own marshmallows. Lately, I started thinking about how much my daughter […]

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Tasty Roasted Brussels Sprouts

If you wonder why I have not published more recipes for vegetable side dishes, the reason is there is really not much of a recipe usually involved. I usually fix very simply prepared steamed, roasted, and sauteed vegetables. Brussels sprouts are one of those veggies that I usually fix the same way my mom made […]

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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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