#Heritage Recipes


Czech Potato Dumplings

By Sheila Kremer
This is my grandma's recipe for potato dumplings that my dad and his eight brothers and...

Never Fail Nut Pudding

By Sheila Kremer
It wouldn't be a holiday meal without my grandma's Nut Pudding. She made this every year...

Minnesota Wild Rice Soup

By Barbara Kavorkian
This is THE BEST Wild Rice Soup recipe! I have eaten a many cups, bowls,...

SNOW TUNNEL CAKE with a BIRTH DATE FORMULA

By Nancy J. Patrykus
Another beautiful, delicious and special cake, from my ole treasure box of collected recipes. I made and...

Kolache - Czech Pastry

By Sheila Kremer
These are the pastries that are made by the hundreds for the annual Tabor Czech Days...

Kuchen

By Sheila Kremer
This is the recipe that my grandmother and my mom use to make kuchen. It takes...

SALT PORK GRAVY .....an old farm recipe

By Nancy J. Patrykus
A J.A.P. friend, Roxie P. requested this "Salt Pork Gravy" recipe. After enjoying my "Creamed Tuna...

Hoecake ~ West Virginia Style

By Fran Miller
My ancestors were "farming folks" and this recipe is simply another way of making biscuits, especially...

TWINKIE, TWINKI, little star! & added news FLASH

By Nancy J. Patrykus
This star of confections will soon be gone forever! What is this world coming to? But not...

CATS HEAD BREAKFAST BISQUITS.. (w/ sausage gravy)

By Nancy J. Patrykus
MMMmm! Thanks to the SOUTH! Nothing like a good ole Southern Recipe of CAT HEAD BISQUITS (with...

OLD MOLASSES FOAM CANDY f/ AUNT JOANN

By Nancy J. Patrykus
This is my mothers sister my AUNT JOANN...with her husband Chris, they raised 2 wonderful children. Kenneth...

THREE MEAT STEW....(Karelian) from FINLAND

By Nancy J. Patrykus
From FINLAND, comes this wonderful "3 MEAT STEW' recipe. No vegetables except onions, and only two spices,...

COLONIAL SEED CAKE ..(a poppy seed loaf cake)

By Nancy J. Patrykus
This is a delicious recipe I have made many times. I found it in a magazine,...

1950 CHOCOLATE SAUERKRAUT CAKE (think coconut)

By Nancy J. Patrykus
My mother-in-law had put this recipe in her 1950 Indiana Church Cookbook.I I have had the...

BOSTON CREAM PIE a 1856 BLUE BONNET clone

By Nancy J. Patrykus
I am sure you can tell by the aged foto..this has been stored awau in my...

MOCHA WHIPPING CREAM CAKE -COCONUT PECAN Frosting

By Nancy J. Patrykus
This is an original plain, but good cake from my Indiana mother-in-law Nellie,and her Womans World...

MAMIE's MILLION DOLLAR FUDGE

By Nancy J. Patrykus
I do not know why this is called a "MILLION DOLLAR FUDGE" ?? Maybe because... She...

OLE"OATMEAL PIE"w/a coconut monkey!

By Nancy J. Patrykus
This was fun recreating one of grandmas favorite recipes. I am sure she is looking down,watching...

CANNED-CHERRY COFFEECAKE 1970s

By Nancy J. Patrykus
I found this wonderful recipe from Ruth G. in an old Lutheran Church ILL. cookbook....

1930 CARMEL-NUT,UPSIDE DOWN SKILLET COFFEECAKE

By Nancy J. Patrykus
This wonderful, light and fluffy coffeecake was in a old settlement cookbook.Just basic ingredients, with a...

FLOWERS & HERBS SALAD, ELIZABETHAN ERA

By Nancy J. Patrykus
I response to a couple of E-Mails here is a herb & flowers salad requested. TO...

Creamy Bacon Potato Soup

By Krista Hiner
An old fashioned family soup that will have you coming back for more. Such a savory...

Mrs. White's Cake recipe

By Mona Larson
Historical handwritten recipes give me immense JOY, excited to find this classic ~ wish I new more...

It’s Turkey Time: Getting the Right Turkey

By Andy Anderson !
When you think about it, prepping a turkey for the “big” day is pretty straightforward. You...
15 Breakfast Recipes You Need in Your Recipe Box

15 Breakfast Recipes You Need in Your Recipe Box


Melt-in-your-mouth apple donuts, ooey gooey cinnamon rolls, coffee cakes bursting with blueberry and cheesy breakfast casseroles, we’re drooling for these breakfast recipes. Getting the family to wake up is hard unless you have these recipes in your arsenal. Once the delicious smells reach their noses, the whole family will come running to the kitchen. Whether […]

8 From-Scratch Tomato Sauce Recipes

8 From-Scratch Tomato Sauce Recipes


While we’re all for jarred Italian sauce, making tomato sauce from scratch is quite simple. Spending Sunday letting sauce simmer on the stove will turn a basic pasta dinner into a restaurant-quality meal. If you’re looking to up your next pasta night, give one of these 8 from-scratch tomato sauce recipes a try. Add a […]

Five Substitutes for Heavy Cream

Five Substitutes for Heavy Cream


Have you ever been in the middle of a recipe and realize you need heavy cream, but you don’t have any handy? Instead of running to the store for one item, we’re sharing five substitutes for heavy cream. Made with ingredients you probably have in your fridge or pantry, these substitutes are great when in […]