Hometown Recipes

Ideas for a Christmas cookie exchange



These cookie recipes are from the Land O Lakes Holiday Gathering & Gifts cookbook from 1993. As some of you readers may know, I am not a baker (at least not a very good one) so I hope the recipes I selected are some that you bakers will find interesting to make, and tasty to eat. As we near the […]

Consider Virginia Fire Department

cookbook as a great Christmas gift


Once again, I am presenting some recipes from the Virginia Fire Department 125th Anniversary Cookbook, but I don’t want to reveal too many of them. This cookbook would make a great Christmas gift (or gifts) and the money from the purchase of the cookbook goes toward the support of the Virginia Fire Department. The dedication in the book reads as […]

What to do with holiday lef tovers?



 Thanksgiving is behind us – perhaps you have leftovers stacked in the refrigerator. A day or so of eating leftovers is okay, but eventually it gets a little old (the same meal, not the food!). Following are some recipes I found in a cookbook ca… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username […]

Cookbook honors Virginia Fire Department



 The following recipes are from the Virginia Fire Department 125th Anniversary Cookbook, celebrating the anniversary of the Virginia Fire Department. The book was compiled by Friends of Virginia Public Safety. The purpose of this non-profit orga… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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