A wonderful collection of great foods. Some from different parts of the world including Hawaii, Germany, France and more Most of all a wonderful assortment of good old fashioned American favorites. Simple recipes for beginners, quick family entrees and even a few for parties. Festive creations for the holidays, easy appetizers, decadent desserts, candies and cookies. Soups and salads that can make a meal. Wholesome breads and pastries that will surely bring them back asking for seconds. I remembered all of the favorites from my childhood that my mother used to make, then I asked most of my family for theirs and came up with this collection. Now I am finely sharing with the world a dream that the Lord had put into my heart years ago. My hope is that you might enjoy this collection of recipes as much as I do.