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Mom's Easy Lemon Meringue Pies

By Karla Everett
Every year I made 2 of these pies for my mom on her birthday. My mom...

Pear Cake

By Leah Robertson
This recipe comes from my husband's sweet grandma (Moma Chloe). She made everything with love and...

Tutti Fruity Meringue Bowls

By Susan Simpson
These meringues are a great and simple way to use up those extra egg whites when...

Pear Custard Pie

By Brenda Newton
Pears are beginning to fall and I am excited. I have made this pie for the...

Mama Seward's Strawberry Cake Recipe

By Wanda Harrison
I got this strawberry cake recipe from my daughter's grandmother. It is absolutely incredible.

Mom's Sour Cream Coffee Cake

By Carol Perricone
My mom always baked from scratch! She always made delicious cakes, bars and cookies for us...

Grandma Helen's Oatmeal Cookies

By Laurie Sanders
I had asked my grandmother for some cookie recipes awhile back and she very kindly included...

IRON SKILLET PINEAPPLE UPSIDEDOWN CAKE

By theresa dibert
THIS IS A GREAT CAKE. IT CAN ALSO BE MADE IN A 9X13 PAN. IF YOU...

Want Some More Cake

By Kimi Gaines
I dreamt about this cake the other night. In my dream I was coming up with...

Mom's Incredibly Easy Peanut Butter Pie

By Fran Murray
Peanut butter is a staple in our house, especially for Stephanie! I have been making this...

Mom's Fresh Banana Cake

By Angela Gray
My mom made this recipe 100's of times while growing up. It is so moist and...

Grandma's Bread Pudding

By JANE LOUISE
I don't know what it is with grandmas and bread pudding. But, when I have...

Grandma Catherine's Blueberry Pie

By Catherine Bowman
I just wanted a simple blueberry pie recipe. I looked high and low, but I couldn't...

Lemon Meringue Pie

By Penny Burdge
Originally from my grandmother via my mom. I've adjusted it through the years to make it...

Blueberry Zucchini Bread

By Sandra Woodbury
Wonderful zucchini bread! My family loves it. Great for snacking, dessert, or breakfast.

Triple layer lemon meringue pie

By Heather Kelley
*This recipe was passed down from my Great Grandmother Jenny...

Mom’s Chocolate Decadent Cake

By Shelia Senghas
Monday was a beautiful fall day and I was sitting in the back yard perusing the...

Banana Cake With Buttercream Frosting

By Sandy Jones
This banana cake recipe came from my great grandmother and has been in the family for...

Grandma Cookie's Carrot Cake

By Cara Metzger
This recipe came from my mom, a.k.a. Grandma Cookie. When my mom and dad were...

Lemon Meringue Pie with a twist

By Carolyn Parke
This is one of my families holiday dessert favorites. The lemonade gives it the extra twist.

Caribbean Black Bottomed Key Lime Pie

By Michelle Fedele
This is one of my favorite pies to bake. It is always a hit when I...

Grandma's Secret Apple Brownies!

By Jessica Harrington
My grandmother used to make these all the time for me when I was young. She...

BONNIE'S CHOCOLATE DREAM CAKE

By Bonnie !
This recipe is from a cook named Angelady41. The picture is my own. This is by...
14 Refreshing Strawberry Lemonade Recipes

14 Refreshing Strawberry Lemonade Recipes


Nothing quite says summer like a refreshing glass of ice-cold strawberry lemonade. And now, with these easy 14 homemade strawberry lemonade recipes, you can make it for all your front-porch-sippin’ needs! Full of fresh strawberries and lemons, these recipes will be your go-to for drinks by the pool or in the backyard all summer long.

10 Recipes for Ripe Pears

10 Recipes for Ripe Pears


Come fall, when you think of fruit typically it’s apple. This year try cooking and baking with pears, too. Sweet and juicy, pears are high in fiber and low in calories they’re a great source of vitamin C. Their taste and uses vary by variety. While there are over 3,000 types, two of the most […]

12 Really Simple Eggplant Recipes

12 Really Simple Eggplant Recipes


Eggplant is very underrated. If eaten raw, it’s bitter. But once it’s baked or fried, eggplant has a mild taste with a creamy texture. It’s the perfect base for a recipe because it takes on the flavor of other ingredients. A great option for a vegetarian dinner, eggplant can be used in many different ways. […]