Pecan Pie / Fruit Bavarian

This little slip of paper is about 3×4 inches and you can see it has writing on the back as well. The two recipes don’t really go together in my mind, and wouldn’t even be in the same part of the cookbook, but for some reason the went together for the person who wrote them … Continue reading

Lemon Meringue Pie

Lemon meringue pie features that great cloud of fluffy egg white on the top of a lemon pudding base. A lot of people love it – while a lot of people don’t. For me, I need that meringue to be more cooked and prefer Angel Pie, which features a pavlova style meringue base with the … Continue reading

Holiday Raisin Pie (Wilderness Fruit Can)

There used to be several fruit pie filling companies that canned their wares and sold them at grocery stores nationwide in the US. Comstock, Lucky Leaf and Wilderness were three. Both Comstock and Wilderness are now owned by Duncan Hines. It’s a little difficult to find information on this because so many search results give … Continue reading

Squash Rolls / Apple Muffins

This might seem like a strange combination – squash rolls and apple muffins. I think these were recipes jotted in a small notebook for the cook to keep handy. The recipe on the back is Pancakes (My Recipe). Perhaps these were popular recipes in this family. There is very limited instruction, probably because the cook … Continue reading