Heirloom Pudding Cake
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Heirloom Pudding Cake

The night before the wedding, the groom’s family gathered at the bride’s tiny house-in-the-backyard-of-another-house to give wedding gifts. There was a set of pillow cases hand-embroidered by the future mother-in-law, and a very special recipe book in a blue, miniature three-ring index card notebook. The recipes contained therein were favorites of the bride’s new husband’s family,…

Microwave Caramel Corn: Yummy Treat in a Brown Paper Bag
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Microwave Caramel Corn: Yummy Treat in a Brown Paper Bag

As an occasional sweet treat, we like to make microwave caramel corn. Our old recipe was a complicated process of baking it in the oven, setting the timer to stir the concoction and risking a scorched popcorn disaster. This recipe meets my criteria for a family snack:          few ingredients          normal ingredients          quick to make…