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

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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

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

Recipe – Baked Fish

Fish Bake Recipe

Here’s a tasty fish dish from our Recipe Library! Our recipe library is a great way to add extra recipes to your custom cookbook or use the library to create a simple quick cookbook for fundraising!  Ingredients: 1/4 C. butter 1/4 C. water 1/4 C. dry white wine 3 T. fresh lemon juice 1/2 tsp. salt, divided 1/4 tsp. pepper 8 large basil leaves, shredded 1 1/3 C. instant white rice 1 medium red onion, sliced thin 1 small sweet red pepper, cored, seeded and thinly sliced 1 C. frozen peas 4 flounder, haddock or sole filets 1/4 tsp. lemon

Nine Layer Taco Dip Recipe – Perfect for Game Day or Gatherings

Nine Layer Taco Dip

Looking for a party pleaser dip that will be a big hit with family and friends? Check out the Nine Layer Taco Dip from our Recipe Library. Ingredients: 1-1 oz. pkg. taco seasoning mix 1-16 oz. can refried beans 1-8 oz. pkg. cream cheese, softened 1-16 oz. container sour cream 1-16 oz. jar salsa 1 large tomato, chopped 1 green bell pepper, chopped 1 bunch green onions, chopped 1 small head iceberg lettuce, shredded 2 C. shredded Cheddar cheese 1-6 oz. can sliced black olives, drained Directions: In a medium bowl, combine taco seasoning mix and refried beans. Spread mixture

Gifting Cookbooks

Gifting Cookbooks Blog

Gifting Cookbooks makes the perfect gift and we have some great ideas to make it extra special. With a little DIY you will have a gift that keeps giving as it helps in the kitchen. Check Out These Ideas on Cookbook Gifting! So many great reasons to gift a cookbook! With more people cooking at home, a cookbook gives them a resource to create new dishes for a great meal! Purchasing a fundraising cookbook supports the community while providing local tastes. Gifting a family or heirloom cookbook preserves memories and passes them on to the next generation. Selecting a specialty

The Holiday Season is the Best Time to Collect Recipes!

Collect Recipes During the Holidays Blog

Whether you are creating a family heirloom cookbook, one to share with friends or creating a fundraising cookbook, the holidays are perfect for collecting recipes! The holiday season is filled with food options. From large family meals to parties with appetizers and desserts. This is also a busy time when families take advantage of easy to make quick meals so they have time for holiday activities. With so many great recipes in use, it’s easy to collect favorites for a cookbook. Make recipe collection easy with our recipe collection forms (see below) and for more tips on collecting recipes read