From Violet 1 package oyster crackers 1 package ranch dressing mix 3/4 cup oil 1/2 teaspoon lemon pepper 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder Put crackers in big bowl. Mix remaining ingredients in oil. Pour over crackers and stir until the oil is gone. Store in air tight jar.
From Meghan 1 small watermelon, diced 5 med. peaches or nectarines, diced 1 1/2 cups strawberries, diced 1 cup of feta, crumbled 1/2 cup of golden raisins 1/4 cup balsamic vinaigrette salad greens (optional) For this salad, proportions matter. There should be more watermelon than peaches, more peaches than strawberries, more strawberries than feta, and… Continue reading Watermelon Fruit Salad
Recipe from Ella Marie 2 20 oz cans of pineapple tidbits, juice drained and reserved 1 cup of sugar 5 tablespoons of cornstarch (or flour) 1 1/2 cups grated cheddar cheese 1 cup crushed ritz crackers 1 stick butter, melted Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Mix together pineapple and grated cheese. In saucepan, combine pineapple… Continue reading Pineapple Casserole
Recipe from Ella Marie Filling: 3 cups sweet potatoes 1 cup sugar 2 eggs 1 tablespoon vanilla 1/4 cup butter Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Mix together with fork. Put into casserole dish. Topping: 1/3 cup brown sugar 1/3 cup flour 1/2 cup chopped nuts 1/3 cup butter Mix together with fork. Sprinkle on top… Continue reading Sweet Potato Casserole
Recipe from Ella Marie. 2 cups of cheese 2 cups rice crispies 2 sticks of butter 2 cups of flour Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease cookie sheet. Mix all of the ingredients together. Roll into small balls, place on cookie sheet, and press down with fork. Bake (will be updated later with how long… Continue reading Cheese Cookies
Recipe from Ella Marie. 1 gallon of green tomatoes 3 bell peppers 3 cucumbers 1 large cabbage 5 hot peppers (jalapeños) 1 1/2 cups salt 6 cups sugar 6 cups vinegar 1 tablespoon pickling spice Cut the tomatoes, peppers, cucumbers, and cabbage into a (very) large stock pot. Mix in salt, then (pour into cheesecloth… Continue reading Chow Chow (Pickles)
Recipe from GGM Ella Marie 1/2 cup shortening 1 cup sugar 2 eggs, well beaten 2 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup nuts, chopped 1/2 cup dates, chopped 3 large or 4 small bananas, well mashed Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Cream sugar and shortening. Add beaten eggs. In separate… Continue reading Banana Date Nut Bread