The “Cooky Lady”

Quick recap for those who do not want to read: This is a 1962 article written by food editor Mary Alice Powell about Mrs. Ahmet Esmailof of Toledo, Ohio who needed a hobby to distract from health issues.  She decided to put her baking skills to good use and around every holiday she just bakes … Continue reading The “Cooky Lady”


Recipe Box: Cheese Cookies

Today's recipe box recipe comes from a vintage Bisquick box that amazingly still has the original dividers and recipes that came with it.  This is not one of those such recipes but instead a recipe giving to the owner by a Ms. Ruth Schwartz. It most likely is a recipe card from the 70s but … Continue reading Recipe Box: Cheese Cookies