Category Archives: Desserts

Cinnamon Raisin Quick Bread


Cinnamon raisin quick bread is wonderful to have on hand over weekends and during the week for after school snacks. Serve slices with coffee, tea or cocoa on a cold winter afternoon. The recipe takes little time to put together … Continue reading

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Apple Dumplings


Apple dumplings are a favorite dessert during Fall. This recipe for also includes a recipe for a lemon custard sauce to serve over the dumplings. The recipe comes from a booklet published in 1945 by the Pillsbury flour company. The … Continue reading

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Easy Fruit Pie


Easy fruit pie takes about an hour to put together and bake. The pie dough is patted into the pan instead of rolled and it is topped with a crumb topping made of pie dough, sugar and spice instead of … Continue reading

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Coral Spice Cake


Soup in cake? According to a booklet published by the H. J. Heinz Company condensed soup as an ingredient in cake is wonderful. I read this recipe and I don’t know if I will ever try it although I love … Continue reading

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German Baked Pancakes


A baked German pancake is often called a Dutch baby. They are usually served for breakfast or brunch. Some filled versions can be served for lunch, dinner or dessert. The pancake can be sweet or savory. This is much easier … Continue reading

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Sausage, sauerkraut and potatoes


Sausage, sauerkraut and potatoes is a wonderful example of winter comfort food. The meal does not take all day to cook. It can be ready to set on the table in a little over an hour. This is a traditional … Continue reading

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Creamed Onions with Peas


Creamed onions with peas are a nice side dish to serve along with roast poultry. It can be prepared ahead of time, put in a baking dish, covered with buttered crumbs and baked 2o minutes or so before the meal. … Continue reading

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