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Honey Shredded Wheat Dessert 3

Sphere Magazine November 1975

This unusual dessert from 1975 features Shredded Wheat cereal and reminiscent of a baklava honey-nut texture and flavor.

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cranberry bread

Holiday Cranberry Loaf

Today is National Cranberry Day! How about a fabulous Cranberry-Orange Quick Bread?

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Creole Shrimp Appetizer 1

Easy Shrimp Appetizer for the Holidays

Here is an easy make-ahead shrimp appetizer for Thanksgiving and the busy holidays and party times ahead.

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Kid Chef Bakes

If you want to encourage the young people in your life to get excited about cooking, Kid Chef Bakes is the book for you!

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eggplant casserole 2

Eggplant Provencal

I am playing catch-up with my monthly Sphere magazine blogs since the flood. Here is a recipe from August/September 1975.

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Jackie Knudten 1

The Lives of Cookbooks

Cookbooks are coming to me in such varied ways, sometimes with a whisper of someone from the past.

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Impossible Pumpkin Pie 4

National Pumpkin Day

Today is National Pumpkin Day, but I am not ready to make my traditional pie until Thanksgiving. Instead, how about an easy “Impossible Pumpkin Pie?”

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Harvest Popcorn 3

Harvest Popcorn

Here’s a healthier snack from vintage Sphere magazine to have on hand when Halloween candy becomes overwhelming!

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