Brownies 

Brownies are a treat that most people enjoy. They can be made from scratch or they can be made from a mix.  Brownies are delicious either way. They can be plain and simple, or they can be more fancy.  Here are several recipes for brownies made from scratch.  Brownies  1 cup butter or margarine1 cup sugar  2 eggs1 […]

Hot Milk Cake and 1-2-3-4 Cake 

Years ago there were no box cake mixes.  If you wanted a cake made at home it had to be made from scratch.  Two cake recipes that have been popular for generations and are still the favorites of many people today are the hot milk cake and the 1-2-3-4 cake.  Hot Milk Cake  2 cups […]

Oyster Stew and Clam Chowders 

Oyster stew is a quick and easy delicious dish to make. There are two things you need to keep in mind when making the oyster stew.  First, do not let the milk boil and second do not overcook the oysters or they will become tough.  Oyster Stew  3 Tbsp. butter1 cup half and half or […]

Simple Desserts That Do Not Require Baking 

Dirt Cake  1 package Oreo cookies, 12 oz1 cup 10X sugar  2 large boxes instant vanilla pudding1 teas vanilla  8 oz cream cheese, softened16 oz container cool whip  3 cups milk for instant puddingNew, clean flowerpot  Crush Oreos and set aside.  Cookies should be crushed so they resemble dirt.  Add milk to instant pudding and […]