Crown Jewel Dessert

A while back, I wrote about a vintage cookbook I’d found on the library FREE shelf. (You can read all about that HERE). It was titled The General Foods Kitchens Cookbook and was published in 1959. I’ve had some time to go through the book, and one section interests…

The General Foods Kitchens Cookbook

I spotted this on the FREE shelf at the library today: I’m a huge fan of vintage cookbooks, so of course I snapped it up. Published in 1959, it’s full of recipes and tips, divided, not by type of food, but by menu. First, there are the…

101 Classic Cookbooks

A friend of mine gave me a copy of this wonderful book for Christmas this year. I’m inching my way through it now, going slowly so I can “savor” each entry. If you’re at all interested in domestic history – cooking in particular – you…