#Old Fashioned Desserts Recipes


Apple Dapple Cake (with caramel sauce)

By Renae McVay
The whole family loves this cake along with friends that I have gifted with it. The...

Chocolate Cream Cheese Pound Cake

By Renae McVay
My son loves old fashioned pound cake with its crispy top and dense interior, but he...

Colonial Washington Cake

By Melanie Campbell
Washington cake is an early 19th century creamed cake (a variation of pound cake) flavored with...

Dark Chocolate Strawberry Margarita Cake

By Renae McVay
I love dark chocolate and strawberries so it was only logical for me to come up...

Magic Meringue topping

By Renae McVay
If you want a high, sturdy meringue for your pies that does not turn "syrupie", here...

Old Fashioned Pineapple Upside Down Cake

By Elaine Bovender
This is an older recipe that makes a moist, buttery and delicious cake.

Old Timey Caramel Icing

By Renae McVay
I always had trouble making caramel icing before I got this recipe from a friend's mother....

Peanut butter pie

By Renae McVay
My mother used to make all sorts of desserts with peanut butter when I was growing...
Recipes for All You Lemon Lovers

Recipes for All You Lemon Lovers


In warmer weather, my taste buds gravitate towards lemon. Sweet and savory, I look for ways to incorporate their wonderful tart flavor into my meals. If you love lemon anything as I do, you’re going to want to try these Blue Ribbon recipes. Homemade waffles are an easy breakfast. Jamallah Bergman’s (Atlanta, GA) Lemon Poppy […]

14 Snacks for Cinco De Mayo

14 Snacks for Cinco De Mayo


Send your taste buds south of the border with these tasty Mexican appetizers. Cinco de Mayo is a fun holiday. We can’t think of anything more fun than celebrating with finger foods. Fresh salsa, kicking guacamole, cheesy corn dip, meaty queso … each bite will be a party of flavors in your mouth. Turn your […]

How to Use a Can of Condensed Cream of Mushroom Soup

How to Use a Can of Condensed Cream of Mushroom Soup


Admit it, we all have a can of condensed cream of mushroom soup in our kitchen. It’s been a pantry staple since it first appeared on store shelves in 1934. The soup is versatile and an easy way to start tons of recipes. We’re sharing 21 dinner recipes that use a can of condensed cream […]