November, 2009

Sugar Cookies
November 30th, 2009RecipesDebbie Williams 1 Comments

One of the best things I learned in my mom’s kitchen was not a recipe for food, but a recipe for fun. The kitchen was the hub of family life and in addition to cooking and eating, the kitchen was for hanging out, touching bases, and being together. Being the youngest of four children, I […]

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Let the cooking begin!
November 22nd, 2009RecipesDebbie Williams 2 Comments

Thanksgiving brings back a lot of memories. When my relatives set down to dinner they had no idea of the many hours, days, and weeks of preparation that went on in our kitchen preparing for the Thanksgiving meal. I recall my mother freezing the end slices (otherwise known as the heal) from loafs of bread […]

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German Chocolate Dump Cake
November 17th, 2009RecipesDebbie Williams 0 Comments

This is not a traditional German Chocolate cake recipe. My mom got this recipe from her friend, Velma Carmack. I loved it when my mom made this cake instead of the traditional recipe, I think it tastes a little lighter and is minus the coconut. Cake 1 1/2 cups sugar 3/4 cup oil 1 1/2 […]

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Mom’s Macaroni and Cheese
November 9th, 2009RecipesDebbie Williams 3 Comments

The 1950’s was the decade following the food rations of WWII and the new trend in food was quick and easy, high fat, processed foods. My mom was a progressive 1950’s mom and she was all about margarine, tang, spam, and Velveeta pasteurized process cheese. Seriously, I did not taste real cheddar cheese or real […]

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