Chief McGinnis’s Waffles

About the Name: This recipe is named for the Police Chief of River Heights, Nancy’s hometown.  Fun fact about Chief McGinnis:  He doesn’t appear in the Nancy Drew series until Book 26: The Clue of the Leaning Chimney (1949).  Before this point, the police in the Nancy Drew series tended to be rather unhelpful or incompetent. In one… Continue reading Chief McGinnis’s Waffles

Hollow Oak Nest Eggs

About the Name: This recipe is named after the 12th book in the Nancy Drew Mystery Stories:  Message in the Hollow Oak.  Like the cookbook, there are two versions of this book in existence.  Unlike the cookbook, the two versions of the story are completely different. The version of the book written in 1935 is… Continue reading Hollow Oak Nest Eggs