Category Archives: Family Recipes and Memories

2019: A… A to Z Italian Famiglia Foods and Memories: Anginettes

2019: A… A to Z Italian Famiglia Foods and Memories: Anginettes I’m back for “Year 4” of the A to Z… April Challenge! My first year of this challenge had me racking my brain for a writing topic… especially as … Continue reading

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Family Recipes and Memories: Potato Pie

Family Recipes and Memories “Potato Pie” “Potato Pie” What do you do when you too many potatoes… you make Potato Pie or as some call it…”frittata”. I remember my mother in law calling it a pie… so pie I call … Continue reading

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Family Recipes and Memories: Italian Home-Made Manicotti

Family Recipes  Manicotti Manicotti was a food that I never grew up with or had even heard of until I married an Italian guy and he dragged me from my Georgia southern roots to a far away state called Connecticut! … Continue reading

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Family Stories: All You Can Eat BBQ – $1.25 a Plate…

Family Stories All You Can Eat BBQ – $1.25 a Plate… When you don’t talk to family members often, you miss out on stories like this… the ones you never knew even existed! On a recent visit home a couple … Continue reading

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Family Recipes and Memories: Blackberry Cooking

Family Recipes and Memories Blackberry Cooking Nothing catches my eye quicker than a dish made with blackberries! While browsing through my genealogy blogging group, I stopped on a fellow bloggers post from “Ancestors in Aprons“… I just love the name of … Continue reading

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Family Recipes & Memories: Fried Squash Patties

Family Recipes & Memories Fried Squash Patties There were many foods I never ate in growing up… and these were never served on our family table. Probably… because my grandparents didn’t grow them! Both of my grandparents had farms, so … Continue reading

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Family Recipes and Memories: Stuffed Mushrooms

Family Recipes and Memories Stuffed Mushrooms There were many foods I never ate in growing up… and these were never served on our family table. Probably… because my grandparents didn’t grow them! Both of my grandparents had farms, so whenever … Continue reading

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Family Recipes and Memories: Fall Corn Chowder

Fall Corn Chowder My fall corn chowder was created after trying another recipe but adapting it to my taste and my way. In as I have only made it in the fall… hence the name Fall Corn Chowder. I’m not … Continue reading

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Foods, Family Recipes, and Memories: Mama’s Meatloaf

Foods, Family Recipes, and Memories: Mama’s Meatloaf Meatloaf… a staple food of the South and definitely not cooked the same way in the North! Hubby made this one – note all the bacon he piled on top! Mama’s Meatloaf Ingredients: 1 … Continue reading

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Foods: Family Recipes and Memories – Sweet Potato Cobbler

            Family Recipes and Memories                 Sweet Potato Cobbler Heirloom Recipes was published in the Spring 2005 issue. My first written paid article – Heirloom Recipes: Family History … Continue reading

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