Category Archives: Desserts

TOLL HOUSE PIE, A RETRO DESSERT RECIPE

Remember the Nestle Toll House Pie?   This is one of those retro desserts that always showed up at a covered dish dinner. 

This Toll House Pie is a delicious and easy to make retro dessert.

A few weeks ago, I was talking with one of my grand daughters about the kind of desserts we use to always serve back in the 1970’s, 1980’s, and 1990’s.  We discussed Jello desserts, Punch Bowl Cake, bundt cakes, and the Nestle Toll House Pie. Continue reading TOLL HOUSE PIE, A RETRO DESSERT RECIPE

STRAWBERRY CREAM DESSERT-KIDS COOKING CLASS

This Strawberry Cream Dessert is perfect for any summer gathering.  It is cool, creamy, easy to make and delicious.starwberry cream dessert, kids cooking class, pudding,

I was looking through an older cookbook that was put together by the Junior League of Charleston WV when I saw this recipe.  I have  made versions of this, using chocolate, banana, lemon, vanilla, or butterscotch pudding, but this one had fresh strawberries folded into the pudding and I thought it really sounded good. This recipe,  Strawberry Cream Dessert won first place in its division in the 1983 WV Strawberry Festival.  That was good enough for me! Continue reading STRAWBERRY CREAM DESSERT-KIDS COOKING CLASS