Types of Cookbooks

A Cookbook’s Journey to Print – Our Favorite Recipes, by Abilene School Food Service Association

A blog about A Cookbook’s Journey to Print – Our Favorite Recipes, by Abilene School Food Service Association

A Cookbook’s Journey to Print Starts with Finding a Treasure Reprinting his mom’s cookbook Our Favorite Recipes, by Abilene School Food Service Association allowed Dusty Hudgins to preserve history and bring a vintage cookbook to a new generation. This cookbook’s journey to print started with Dusty going through his mom’s cookbooks after she passed away.  When he came across a book called Our Favorite Recipes, it caught his eye. Written on the inside front cover he found his mom’s signature and the date February 26, 1963. Later he posted a photo of the cookbook on social media and people began

A Book’s Journey To Print – The Ellis Island Immigrant Cookbook, by Tom Bernardin

Blog A Books Journey to Print The Ellis Island Immigrant Cookbook by Tom Bernardin

A Book’s Journey To Print – Captured in this cookbook are the recipes that journeyed through Ellis Island, The Ellis Island Immigrant Cookbook, by Tom Bernardin. Passion for History Inspires a Book’s Journey  Tom has had a long passion for history. He learned about the impact immigration had on American history while growing up in Lawrence, MA, known as Immigrant City. Later he moved to New York and taught English to recent immigrants. He then moved on to serve as a tour guide at Ellis Island and that led Tom to develop a slide lecture titled, Ellis Island– The Golden

A Book’s Journey to Be Printed – A Walk Through History, By Craig Kumerfield

A blog for A Book's Journey to Be Printed Dell Rapids, A Walk Through History, by Craig Kumerfield

Dell Rapids, A Walk Through History, By Craig Kumerfield. This book’s journey to being printed started with photos for a documentary and a series of newspaper stories about the history of Dell Rapids, South Dakota. The Journey to a Printed Book Starts – Inspired by a Historian Craig’s book began its journey in 1989 when he was asked by Roberta Merry DeVaney, a premier local historian, to help with a project. She needed someone to take photos for a project called “Scenic and Historic Dell Rapids.” Craig joined her, and for the next two and a half years he worked

Farmers’ Market and Cookbooks

Purchasing cookbook & Ingredients from a farmers' market

 Creating a cookbook to sell at Farmers’ Market is a great way to boost sales and spred the word about the products you have to offer! Profitable Combination – People attend farmers’ markets looking for the freshest and most nutritious ingredients to include in their meals. Creating a cookbook using the products you take to farmers’ market gives you the chance to showcase and introduce ideas of how to use your products. Easy Sell – Cookbooks make a great add on sale at farmers’ markets, as they are easy to store, display, transport and non-perishable. They also make a great

My Mother’s Cookbook

My Mother's Cookbook Blog

A cookbook handed down from mom is a treasure. It’s more than just a collection of recipes printed on paper! Stains on the pages tell stories of meals prepared and creased corners point to favorite dishes that were cooked time and time again. Last time I was home, I went through my mother’s cookbook. There were newspaper clippings of recipes and my second-grade school photo marking the page for a recipe of chocolate chip cookies. Written in the margin are notes that suggest additional ingredients and alternate baking times. There’s even a tattered envelope postmarked 1982 that has a dessert

Create a Fundraising Cookbook with a Cookie Exchange

Create a Fundraising Cookbook with a Cookie Exchange Blog

Holiday cookbooks are popular and make a terrific fundraiser! Create a fundraising cookbook of sweet treats with recipes from members of your community. This will give your community a keepsake book with memories tucked in the pages. Creating Your Fundraising Cookbook Set up a Cookie Exchange with your group. As they are digging around for their favorite cookie recipe have them copy down favorite recipes. Have everyone bring a plate of cookies from one of their recipes along with the other recipes they found. December isn’t the only month for cookie exchanges. Consider having one in January when all the