Apple or Peach Crisp

1/2 cup quick rolled oats 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1/4 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon Dash of salt 1/4 cup butter 2 lbs apples or 2.5 lbs peaches Combine oats, brown sugar, flour, cinnamon and salt. Cut in butter until mixture resembles coarse crumbs;...

Butter Tarts

Combine 2 cups brown sugar 1/2 cup melted butter Beat together 2 eggs 1 tsp vanilla and add to sugar/butter mixture. Stir well and spoon/pour into very lightly baked tart shells (20 purchased tart shells, or perhaps a dozen if homemade). If desired, add 5 or 6 raisins...

Pavlova

Meringue base: 4 egg whites 1 teaspoon white vinegar 1 tsp cornstarch Pinch salt 1 cup granulated sugar 1 tsp. white vinegar 1 tsp. vanilla Topping: Fruit such as fresh peaches, pineapple, bananas, strawberries, etc. 1 cup (240 ml) whipping cream 1 1/2 tablespoons...

Butterscotch Pie

2 egg yolks 4 Tbsp flour 1½ cups brown sugar 2Tbsp butter 1/8 tsp salt 1 tsp vanilla 1½ cups milk 1 baked pie shell Brown butter; take from stove and add flour, brown sugar, salt, milk, flour, butter and vanilla. Boil until mixture thickens, then pour into baked pie...