Sugar and Grease and Nuts, oh my. By Deb Lisa Daily

My family’s delicious holiday recipes are all filled with cryptic instructions and insider information: “Add sugar to the chip in the blue bowl” “Beat mixture ’till your arm falls off.” I think this was to prevent our precious family recipes from accidentally falling into the wrong hands — Like the Nazis. Or Mrs. Toomey, the little old lady next door, who occasionally tried to pass off recipes found in Good…

Wednesday, December 19, 2007