Family Favorites Cookbook is now available for download on Kindle and iTunes

Ruthie cookbook final copy

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“Hi!  I’m Ruthie the author of Whats Cooking with, and this is a collection of our family’s favorite recipes.  Pull up a chair and sit down with me at the kitchen table, and let’s enjoy a taste of these fabulous recipes together.”

This cookbook is a collection of our Family Favorites. Each recipe has a story of how it won its way into our hearts and the people that we are connected to through their recipe. Life has taken us on many different paths, but these recipes collected along this journey are a wonderful way to remember those times, and stories, and people.

xoxo~ Ruthie

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34 mouth-watering delicious ‘Family Favorite’ recipes, each with a color photo are included: 


Gram’s Orange Rolls

Blueberry Cornbread

Strawberry Lime Bread

Gram’s Banana Bread

Ruthie’s Banana Bread

Artisan Bread

Slow Cooker Cranberry Orange


Gram’s Clam Chowder

Lasagna Soup

White Chicken Chili

Roasted Tomato Basil Soup

Rochelle’s Potato Soup

Caprese Salad

Grandma Linda’s Potato Salad

Lemon Honey Salad Dressing

Mom’s Frogeye Salad

 Main Dish

Poor Man’s Pasta

French Dip Sandwich

Chicken Roasted Red Potato Pasta

Slow Cooker Sesame Chicken

Jarlsberg Pasta Pie

Slow Cooker Italian Chicken

Cookies and Bars

Shelby’s Snickerdoodle Cookies

Gram’s Oatmeal Cookies

Peanut Butter Bars

Carol’s Chocolate Chip Cookies

Gram’s Oatmeal Raisin Bars

Mom’s Ranger Cookies


Banana Cake with Caramel Frosting

Gram’s Homemade Brownies

White Texas Sheet Cake

Gram’s Grasshopper Pie

Gram’s Christmas Karmels

Gram’s English Toffee

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Ruthie Knudsen is the author of and loves everything about food! She loves to read about, take pictures of, and of course, eat it too! Her passion for cooking was passed down to her by her grandmother, whose 60s cooking show was the inspiration for Ruthie’s blog. Ruthie is the mother to three amazing kids and two dogs. Fall of 2013 has started a new adventure in Ruthie’s ‘foodie’ life–she began a program in Culinary Arts at a local university. She loves broadening her knowledge about food. Ruthie also enjoys distance running, hiking, road biking, reading (text books), gardening, Pinterest-ing, attending children’s events, and hanging out with good friends.