Old Fashioned Family Recipes
Good eating never gets old. Some of the best food we'll have the pleasure of polishing off in our lifetimes originates from old fashioned family recipes passed down through the generations. Share your favorite family recipes with us on this shared recipe board. Post your personal food pictures, old recipe cards and saved newspaper clippings from your mothers, grandmas, aunts and other relatives here. Follow this board to get an invite to post your family recipes here. Let the feast begin!
A newspaper article providing a recipe for “Southern Style” fruit cake, published in the Boston Herald (Boston, Massachusetts), 7 December 1971. Read more on the GenealogyBank blog: “Holiday Recipe Ideas for Good Old-Fashioned Home Cooking.” blog.genealogyban...
A newspaper article providing recipes for Christmas cookies, published in the San Diego Union (San Diego, California), 11 December 1980. Read more on the GenealogyBank blog: “Holiday Recipe Ideas for Good Old-Fashioned Home Cooking.” blog.genealogyban...
Here is a very simple recipe for maple icing from my mother’s copy of Out of Vermont Kitchens compiled by the Trinity Mission and the Women’s Service League 1939. This is a beautiful antique book full of handwritten recipes and sketches from the contributors and a treasure to me. This recipe was contributed to the book by Dorothy Lois Stead, 1939.
Preserve your Family Recipes. Use a scrapbook binder and divided page protectors to keep your handwritten family recipe cards safe in.
Mom's Old Fashioned Banana Bread - This is our family's standard recipe for about 40 years and has literally been made thousands of times in in family circles. It's an incredibly easy, forgiving, unfussy recipe that always turns out well time after time, with or without the chocolate chips.