This could easily go in my Retro section, as I remember similar recipes from my childhood. Even my hubby says his mom would let the boys make this kind of dessert because they weren’t allowed to use the oven. (probably a wise decision). So, here it is. Simple. Easy. AND Delish! CHOCOLATE PEANUT BUTTER … More CHOCOLATE OATMEAL NO-BAKES. Invented by Satan for Potlucks! You just can’t stop eating!!
GERI’S CABBAGE ROLLS When I was growing up, Every year since I can remember, my mom, Geraldine Jones, (Geri), made stuffed cabbage rolls. 51 years ago I interviewed a bunch of guys and finally found one who would eat sauerkraut so I married him. He was gonna have to endure these every year for the … More Geri’s Cabbage Rolls…Happy New Year!
Last year our kids gave us the most memorable 50th anniversary party ever! We told everyone to dress like it was 1967–NOT Rock and Roll, but “Mad Men” elegant cocktail party style. Fake cigarettes were everywhere. What a night! Our 3 kids are all great cooks, and they re-created some of my favorites from the … More TALK ABOUT RETRO….CHICKEN CACCIATORE AND A 50TH ANNIVERSARY!
I’ve told you before about my Mother, Geri Jones. When I had a small catering business, I would work for weeks on menus and cooked many dishes ahead for large parties (My limit was up to 50 people). Without exception, my Mom would make some simple side dish to “fill in” and then it would … More Retro Vegetable Soup from Geri..my Mom… around 1952…3 ingredients!!