Articles by Brenda Hyde:

Brenda Hyde is a writer, editor and founder of Old Fashioned Living, an online magazine that encourages families to keep the traditions, memories and keepsakes that have been passed down from generations past. She has a degree in Journalism and has been a freelance writer and editor for over 20 years. Her work has appeared in ePregnancy Magazine, The Dollar Stretcher and several newspapers, as well as numerous websites including ChildFun.com, TheFamilyCorner, WomanLinks, ChefMom, Myria and GardenGuides. Brenda lives in Michigan with her husband and three young children.
  1. Roasted Garlic Stuffing

    Delight your senses with the textures and flavors of this Thanksgiving turkey stuffing, featuring mellow roasted garlic, tart apples...
  2. Tropical Stuffing

    Give your Thanksgiving turkey stuffing the tropical flavor of the islands. This cinnamon-spiced poultry stuffing features pineapple,...
  3. Cranberry salsa

    Mix it up a little Mexican this Thanksgiving with fresh cranberry salsa! Fusing traditional cranberry sauce ingredients with classic...
  4. Fresh Cranberry Sauce

    Homemade cranberry sauce with fresh cranberries is so easy and fast to make, it's a wonder anyone would ever use the canned variety!...
  5. Pumpkin Pudding

    Pumpkin is among the most versatile fruits (yes, fruit!) and even makes a sumptuous pudding that's perfect for a fall evening.
  6. Maple Pumpkin Cheesecake

    Every year, as soon as the air starts cooling off, I get out my pumpkin recipes. It doesn't seem to matter that I use canned and buy...
  7. Autumn leaf crafts

    Every fall, Mother Nature takes out her palette of colors and transforms the leaves into brilliant oranges, reds and yellows. It's...
  8. Autumn butters

    Autumn butters add country charm to company dinners or brunches. They also are the perfect hostess gift presented with a loaf of...