Our Growing Edge Link Up Party-Grammie Meader’s Pumpkin Bread

The Smallwood Parsonage

Aren’t the time-tested and family approved recipes handwritten by a previous generation the best? This recipe for Pumpkin Bread is one of those recipes. Passed down from my great-grandmother to my grandmother to my mom and then to me. In just a few years hopefully it will be passed down to my own kids. 5 generations that I know of…who knows how many before that. A recipe made by hand and cooked from scratch in kitchens filled with warm nourishment and a scent that draws you in=awesome.

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I love recipes with a history. A story that is as fun to dream up and listen to over and over again is just as good as the recipe itself.  This recipe card is in my mom’s handwriting, with just a small note in my own hand at the bottom right. It instructs me to add “touch of cloves”. Just in case future generations…

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