Category Archives: Recipes

Aunt Evelyn’s Mustard Pickles

It has been a while since I have made these pickles but our gracious neighbor gave us a bag of Cukes so I thought.. hey.. why not!..I got busy trying to find the recipe and finally found it in my … Continue reading

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Cape Breton Oatcakes perfected!

Well I am happy to announce that I made it through the first half of the summer. We have had an unusually hot and dry summer here. Being from Cape Breton Island I am not accustomed to the extreme heat … Continue reading

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Mattie’s Christmas War Cake

This recipe was passed down to me from my Grandmother, who used to make this cake during WWII. During the war they were on rations and eggs were a luxury. So at Christmas, they took the typical war cake recipe … Continue reading

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Gum Drop Cake Tutorial

This is a really yummy cake for Christmas. GumDrop was always one of my family’s Favorite cake during the Holiday Season Here is the recipe and a few pictures of how it is made, as I go along.. ENJOY! RECIPE: … Continue reading

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