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Category: baking

Fairchild Fudge

This recipe has been handed down from one generation to another in our family.  Boil until mix forms a soft ball in cold water:2 cups white sugar 3/4 cup milk5 T corn syrup (white)1 – 2 dark baking chocolate Remove and drop 1/8 lb butter or margarine on top.  Let cool somewhat, then begin stirring. When […]

pink cupcakes

Yum! Cupcakes equal love!

I just ate four! I went to my oldest grandson’s high school graduation in Pennsylvania last year.  (Thankfully before Covid!)  It was such fun!  And hard to imagine he was 18 and graduating.  As the saying goes, time flies! I always enjoy baking and my three grandsons love cupcakes.  I baked a ton for Liam’s […]

Gladys Rhubarb Pie Recipe

My mother’s rhubarb pie was one of my favorites. How I wish she could bake me another! Not sure if this was her own original recipe but, to me, it has always seemed so. Mix together:1 ¼ cup sugar4 T flour¼ t salt3 eggs½ t grated orange peel Mix well with 3 ½ cup rhubarb, […]


It’s blueberry season!

Gladys’ classic cobbler My mother made the easiest and most delicious cobbler.  You can use lots of different fruit–or combination of fruits–but I love this recipe made with blueberries.  Hope you enjoy as much as I do! Ingredients: 1 cup sifted flour 1/2 cup sugar 1 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup […]