Marinated Shrimp with Cocktail Sauce and Old Bay Crackers

My daughter called me with a crisis.  It rained where she lives in Oakland California (it hardly ever rains there) and ants, which decided to move in to avoid the wet weather, had invaded her. Now when I say “invasion” I’m … Continue reading

No Knead Yeast Rolls

This is an easy roll recipe. No kneading. “That’s my style.” Roll into balls. “Easy Peasy.”Ready in about 2 hours.  “I’m loving this…”Tastes like you’ve been baking all day. “Sign me up!”   No Knead Yeast Rolls3 cups all-purpose flour2 Tablespoons granulated sugar1 package … Continue reading

White Christmas Cracker Candy

This is my Christmas variation of Cracker Candy made with white chocolate, pistachios, and dried cherries. Ho, Ho, Ho!  White Christmas Cracker Candy40 Saltine Crackers (use the salted ones)1 cup unsalted butter, no substitutions please1/4 teaspoon iodized salt1 cup packed light … Continue reading

Connie Graham’s Oatmeal Cookies

Just in time for the holidays, Connie’s Graham’s Oatmeal Cookies are sure to please everyone on your Christmas list. Their texture is extra chewy with crisp edges. Loaded with toasted walnuts, white chocolate chips, and dried craisins these cookies are … Continue reading