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22 Feb

A Modern Take on Vintage Butterscotchies

    Awe, the ever-popular cornflake - Kellogg’s is a name synonymous with pressed, toasted corn, but there are other brands, including some that are gluten-free.   Butterscotchies are a delicious treat made by coating cornflakes in a toffee mixture. They are easy to make. I am allergic to soy lecithin, an ingredient in ...  Continue Reading


28 May

Butterscotch Cornflake Cookies

This recipe has been a favourite at my house for over 40 years. The butterscotch chips create the flavour, and no two brands taste the same. Try various brands of chips to see what you prefer.  Preheat oven to 350° Ingredients: 1 cup of shortening or lard 1½ cups of packed brown sugar 2 eggs 1 teaspoon of salt 1 teaspo...  Continue Reading


13 Jun

Crispy Caramel Oatmeal Cookies

To try one of these cookies is to have another. There are only seven ingredients in the recipe, and your family will rave about them from the first bite. They taste a bit like caramel popcorn and are just as easy to make.   If there are delicious oatmeal crisps in the oven, the boy, from the  Get a Bigger Wagon stories, i...  Continue Reading