Lemon Meringue Pie, Family Stories and Meringue Tutorial

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For Christmas this year my mother gave me a cookbook.  This wasn’t one of the newest cookbooks on the bookstore shelves.  This cookbook was over 60 years old.  It was given to my mother when she was 20 years old by her grandmother -  my Great Grandmother Mary Calista Welles Schenck  (I love the fact that she spelled my mother’s name wrong.  There is an E on her Anne!) My memories of my Great Grandmother are faint and few.  She passed away when I was eight years old.  But I [Continue Reading...]

Lemon Sour Cream Pie

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I hope you all enjoyed a wonderful Easter weekend. We enjoyed the day at church and then dinner with friends.  There was so much yummy food.   I am excited to share some of the great new recipes with you in the next few weeks – after a few more lemon recipes! Easter and lemon just go together at our house.  Easter dinner would not be complete with out some type of lemon dessert.  In the past we have enjoyed Lemon Angel Pie and  Marilyn’s Lemon Curd and Ice Cream Pie. I [Continue Reading...]