This is NOT your usual plain green bean casserole. This is a recipe that started with my great-aunt and has been passed around our family for years. People tasting it for the first time ALWAYS want the recipe!

This is NOT your usual plain green bean casserole. This is a recipe that started with my great-aunt and has been passed around our family for years. People tasting it for the first time ALWAYS want the recipe!

A vintage gelatin salad that’s a longstanding holiday favorite in many families, this lime and lemon salad mixes crushed pineapple with pecans, cottage cheese and mayonnaise in a sweet creamy-crunchy combination.

A vintage gelatin salad that’s a longstanding holiday favorite in many families, this lime and lemon salad mixes crushed pineapple with pecans, cottage cheese and mayonnaise in a sweet creamy-crunchy combination.

You can also fry up red tomatoes with this recipe but make sure they are not over ripe or they will be mushy. Serve these tomatoes outside with a glass of iced tea one summer night and enjoy the sunset with someone you love.

You can also fry up red tomatoes with this recipe but make sure they are not over ripe or they will be mushy. Serve these tomatoes outside with a glass of iced tea one summer night and enjoy the sunset with someone you love.