93-year-old grandma cooks up happy holiday gram

With love from Grandma
With love from Grandma

We won’t mention any names, lest we spoil the surprise of those who may find one of these recipe grams in their Christmas stockings this year. The Cookery likes this gift idea created by a 93-year-old grandmother who boasts dozens of grandchildren and great-grands. She’s sure to bring out the spirit of giving with this personal gift. Want to send a little love this time of year? Share your favorites in a mini collection of recipes. Too late to create a bound book? Send a digital assortment or hand-write a recipe and tuck it into an envelope. Special thanks to this Grandma for sharing her gift.




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