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Country Fair Cookbook 1

Country Fair Cookbook

It’s State Fair time all over the country! Come and meet an incredible winner from my home state of Illinois.

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Lasagne 1

New Heights for Lasagne

How do you make lasagne? Let us count the ways!

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Church and Club Ann Seranne

Recipes and Crafts for Fund-Raising Activities

Fund-raising ideas for fairs, bazaars, parties, and suppers also with ideas for themes and games. Another from the great Ann Seranne.

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Kara in NYC

Happy Birthday to our Kara!

This is one of my favorite photos of our Kara, the baby of the family. Now she has two babies of her own.

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American Gothic Cookbook 1

The American Gothic Cookbook

One of my favorite artists is Grant Wood, from Iowa. The American Gothic Cookbook offers recipes from the Heartland.

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Aunt Margery’s Devil’s Food Cake

Great-Aunt Margery’s Devil’s Food Cake has been a birthday cake staple in our family for many years. See how I made it for my husband’s birthday.

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Nonna's Kitchen 1

In Nonna’s Kitchen

Carol Field cookbooks are superior. I love this one all about the cooking from Italian grandmothers.

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Cocoa-Oatmeal Jumbos 1

Cocoa Oatmeal Jumbos

These big and wonderful cookies are from a special recipe card that survived the flood.

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