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Christmas 1954


For Christmas this year (2016), my sister sent me an old recipe box stuffed with letters to my father in the 1940’s and 1950’s. One of the first ones I pulled out, on December 25, described my grandmother’s Christmas in 1954. She lived in Niagara Falls Ontario, the community where she, and later my father, […]

My family has pondered over the origins of the family fudge recipe for years. I remember my Mom making it for special occasions. My Mom and Aunt Carol would tell us stories about how they were forbidden to cook when their mother and father went out for the evening. They would frequently misbehave and make […]