Monthly Archives: October 2015

What do Cookbooks, Barbie Dolls and Barf Bags Have in Common?

CLICK ABOVE TO PLAY MUSIC Music – “The Collector” from The Collector by Maurice Jarre. From the 1965 movie “The Collector” Although the official count of my cookbook collection on July 14th, 2013 was 2,970 for the Guinness World Record … Continue reading

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You CAN Have Your Cake and Eat it Too!

CLICK ABOVE TO PLAY MUSIC Music – “If I Knew You Were Coming I’d Have Baked A Cake” from I Got The Sun In The Morning by Ethel Merman. Released: 2011 Cake, “Cake and ice cream”, “Let them eat cake!” … Continue reading

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A Vintage Cookbookery Mystery: The Death of the Cookbook

CLICK ABOVE TO PLAY MUSIC Music – “What’s Cooking” from What’s Cooking by The Wolfe Gang. Released: 2010 Mark Twain, aka Samuel Clemens, once said, “Reports of my death are greatly exaggerated”. Recently, I have heard a lot of “noise” … Continue reading

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In 1880, Billy the Kid was Worth $500. Now He’s Worth $5,000,000!

CLICK ABOVE TO PLAY MUSIC Music – “Billy the Kid” from Outlaws: Songs of Robbers, Rustlers, and Rogues by Mark Lee Gardner. Released: 2012 Anyone reading the news this week, or is a fan of Billy the Kid will have … Continue reading

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It’s Time to do “The Albuquerque Turkey”!

CLICK ABOVE TO PLAY MUSIC Music – “The Albuquerque Turkey” from Thanksgiving Songs That Tickle Your Funny Bone by Ruth Roberts. Released: 2015 Well, readers, as you probably know, while you will be carousing and carrying on next Monday on … Continue reading

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