Peg Bracken’s The Cake

In Peg Bracken's Appendix to The I Hate To Cook Book, there is a dessert recipe simply titled "The Cake". No descriptors or cute names just The Cake.  It sat there in the back of my mind wondering about this cake recipe.  It uses a box cake mix that she doctors up with some instant … Continue reading Peg Bracken’s The Cake

Peg Bracken and The I Hate To Cook Book

"Some women, it is said, like to cook. This book is not for them." Peg Bracken Peg Bracken was a writer most known for The I Hate to Cook Book which made her a celebrity in the 1960s. During the height of her popularity she was a spokesperson for Birds Eye frozen foods while also … Continue reading Peg Bracken and The I Hate To Cook Book