#Historical Recipes


Feb 3, 2014

Medieval Blanc Mange/ Blank Maunger (Redacted)

By Sasha Kamen
The true origin of the blanc mange is obscure, but it is believed that it was...
Oct 2, 2013

"The Century Cook Book"

By Sheila M
Copyright 1895, Published 1901 I have a copy of this that belonged to my late husband's grandmother...
Feb 23, 2013

February: An African~American history month recipe

By la Davis
February is our month to celebrate Black/ African ~ American history! The month known as the...
Aug 8, 2011

Great-Great Grandma( Williams) Metcalfes Chocolate Cake

By sherrie parnell
This Recipe was handed down through my family for Generations. It is unchanged from the original...
17 Bright and Delicious Springtime Desserts

17 Bright and Delicious Springtime Desserts


Slowly, we’re coming out of our winter cocoons. So, put away the down jacket and swap it for an apron. It’s time to get into the kitchen and start baking. Filled with berries and bright flavors (hello lemon everything!), spring desserts light up our taste buds. In honor of spring’s arrival, here are 17 easy […]

25 Dishes To Make in April

25 Dishes To Make in April


Technically spring has arrived. But, depending on what part of the country you’re in, the weather may not be cooperating. So, we’re sharing comfort food recipes because we know those are good year-round. But, you’ll also see fresh finds since farmer’s markets are starting to burst with goodies. If you’re sick of trying to figure […]

18 Dessert Recipes To Make Easter a Little Sweeter

18 Dessert Recipes To Make Easter a Little Sweeter


In some households, the holiday meal is the highlight of the day. But in others, the dessert table is the real star. If that’s the case in your house, you’re in luck. We’re sharing an assortment of recipes so there is something for everyone. Carrot cake a must-have? You’ll find an addictive one, plus a […]