Readers share the stories behind their favorite recipes.
My mother and I were estranged for years. But our differences were no match for the diplomatic power of this delicious Vietnamese treat.
My dad, an outdoorsman, lived -- and baked -- on a large scale. Proof? His famous recipe made four dozen sugar cookies.
I thought I made a great tabbouleh until a cute guy I had just met (aka my future husband) blew my recipe away.
It's made from Thanksgiving leftovers but it tastes amazing. And no one will believe the old school trick that pulls it all together.
My mom's favorite cake recipe seemed so retro that I didn't make it for years. But I recently rediscovered its deliciousness.
One food blogger decided to invite her readers over for an old-fashioned pie party. Get some of her favorite pie recipes and read about how a group of strangers gathered together for one sweet evening.
I was supposed to bake snacks for a school event that started at 6 p.m. My daughter wanted sweet and I wanted something that wouldn't spoil her appetite. Sometimes compromise is a beautiful thing.