Archive for the 'Pies and Cakes' Category

Mom’s Orange Pound Cake

on Apr 24th 2009

Hey Folks, here is another summer time treat that is served COLD and is pretty easy to make.  My mom used to make this and it was one of our family favorites.  You can vary this recipe by using different flavors of Jello.  It is best when made a day ahead of serving time and […]

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on Mar 21st 2009

    Hope recently participated in our home school group’s International Fair.  Each student gets to select a country to study and puts together a visual presentation of the chosen country.  Students get to dress up accordingly and also have prepare some authentic food to share from their featured country.  Since Hope’s cousin recently moved […]

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I Declare – Chocolate Éclair Cake

on Mar 12th 2009

Although it is SLEETING here now, we had a couple of warm sunny, spring days this week. Spring time brings about a change of menu at our house. The recent heat wave put us in the mood for this Chocolate Éclair Cake. When our boys were younger they called it Declare Cake – and the […]

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Double Fudge Coca Cola Cake

on Jan 13th 2009

Double Fudge Coca Cola Cake In large bowl mix: 2 cups sugar 2 cups plain flour ½ teaspoon salt In medium sauce pan bring to boil: 1 cup Coca Cola ½ cup vegetable oil ½ cup real butter ½ cup cocoa Then add the flour/sugar mixture to the boiling mixture and beat well. Remove pan […]

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