Monday, February 4, 2013

Favorite Cook Book




Do you have a favorite cook book? You know that "Go To" cookbook that has all those things you love to fix or that your Mom fixed.
 I love cookbooks, this is just a small selection of my cookbooks! I love to just sit and read them. There are so many more I would love to have ....But I need more shelves !
 My favorite "Go To" cookbook is not one of these slick new cookbooks with pretty pictures, and a fancy cover. Nope ! My favorite cookbook is a sad, sad looking thing,


Pages curled, stained...food dropped on it...



This is My Mom's coveted Betty Crocker cookbook!  I have no idea what year it is...the covers are gone. Moms hand written notes are in it...her substitutions !

I look through it and remember the family meals we shared, the laughter, reading the recipe with Mom.
I cherish this book! My kids want it .....They will have to wait , I am not done with it yet!!
This is my favorite cookbook, What is yours?

10 comments:

  1. I have that very cookbook! And yes, mine looks very close to the condition yours is, lol. "My" famous white bread came from that book.

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  2. Ok went and took another look. Not EXACTLY the same cookbook but I'll bet it has a lot of the same recipes. The popovers on the page you displayed is what caught my eye. While I am here let me thank you SO MUCH for all the recipes you share!

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  3. What a homey, beautiful kitchen you have!

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  4. Oh man... i have many recipes cards and tear outs from magazines. I would have to say that my favorite cookbook does change from time to time. I don't have a coveted one like you do. Right now it is Steamy Kitchen's Healthy Asian Favorites.

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  5. I'd have to say Telephone Pioneers of America has the best cookbooks ever. There's several different versions. There's usually around 700+ pages in the best ones and they're not complicated recipes either.

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  6. I have a cookie book like that!

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  7. My grandmothers Betty Crocker cookbook! Mine looks a lot like your worn and torn with love!

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  8. i have the same cookbook it is in a note book now in sleves

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