Current Books

The Legacy Letters

Legacy Letters

 Check out my chapter In Legacy Letters.

Available at https://www.amazon.com/Legacy-Letters-Darlene-Franklin-ebook/dp/B01L2JAZZ2/

Blog Posts

  • Coffee before Starbucks

    Coffee before Starbucks

    Making coffee in a tin coffeepot (before the days of filters)

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  • Then and Now

    Then and Now

    Ingredients for Old Fashioned Fudge Steps 1) Grease bottom and sides of 8-inch square pan with butter. 2) In 3-quart saucepan, cook sugar, milk, corn syrup, salt and chocolate over medium heat, stirring constantly, until chocolate is melted and sugar is dissolved. Cook, stirring occasionally,until small amount of mixture dropped into cup of very cold…

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  • Happy New Year!

    Happy New Year!

    I hope your holidays were merry. Did your older relatives share with you what Christmases were like when they were children? Different from today’s, I imagine.

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  • Merry Christmas!

    Merry Christmas!

    Christmas is coming and many of us have big plans. Let’s take a moment to look at Christmas past. What do you remember of Christmases long past?

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