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

Carnation 5 minute Fudge

I really don’t think there are ever “too many” fudge recipes. In the midcentury, brand kitchens and home cooks were all trying various methods to make life easier – hence we see numerous recipes for faster ways to make traditional foods. In this case we have a 5 minute recipe for fudge, and just recently … Continue reading

Butterscotch Pecan Rolls

This looks like one of those recipes you need a little more information for – like the recipe for cinnamon rolls. If you have a good recipe you like, you might give this topping a try. It sounds delicious. Note that the recipe is somewhat inverted – read the whole thing through, then you will … Continue reading

Weight Watchers Strawberry Milk Shake

While this recipe names Weight Watchers, it is from such an old version of their program that I suggest users recalculate how this would work in the modern program. I have no idea if it would be allowed or not! If it sounds tasty, good luck finding strawberry or raspberry diet soda. We used to … 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