Hummingbird Cake

Lavinya Grafton 3 cups flour2 cups sugar1 tsp soda1 tsp salt1 tsp ground cinnamon3 eggs, beaten1 cup vegetable oil1 1/2 tsp vanilla1 (8 oz) can crushed pineapple1 cup chopped pecans2 cups chopped bananas Combine first 5 ingredients in a large bowl; add eggs and oil. Stir until dry ingredients are moistened. Do not beat! Stir … Continue reading Hummingbird Cake


Hawaiian Wedding Cake

Eloise Glover 1 box yellow cake mix (Pillsbury Plus)1 (3 oz) box orange-pineapple jello mix4 eggs1 cup cooking oil1 cup crushed pineapple, drained1 cup chopped pecans1 cup coconut3 bananas, mashed1/2 cup sweet milk Bake as package directions say, baking completely. This makes 3 layers. Topping: 1 (8 oz) package cream cheese1 stick oleo1 lb powdered … Continue reading Hawaiian Wedding Cake


Recipes From Laura Bush 8 avocados4 lemons, juiced7 shallots, chopped fine1 teaspoon black pepper1 tablespoon Salt1 jalapeno, seeded and chopped fine1/2 bunch cilantro, chopped Blend all ingredients with hand mixer.

Baked Potato Soup

Recipes From Laura Bush 6 cups left over mashed potatoes2 tbsp butter or margarine1 medium onion, diced 1/2 lb of bacon, diced, cooked and drained well (freeze bacon for easier cutting)1 large red pepper, diced2 cups sharp cheddar cheese Grated 1/2 cup chives, minced4 tbsp sour cream approximately 2-3 cups of whipping cream, half and … Continue reading Baked Potato Soup

Great Grandma’s Coconut Cream Pie

From Shara Morrison Ingredients 1 cup milk1 cup sweetened, flaked coconut1 cup light cream1/2 cup sugar2 Tbsp corn starch 2 eggs, separated1 tsp vanilla1 pie crust8 oz whipped creampre-made pie crust Directions Bake pie crust according to directions on package and cool completely.Place milk and light cream in a double boiler. Add sugar and bring … Continue reading Great Grandma’s Coconut Cream Pie

Jam Cake

Tabitha McGee 1 cup butter2 cups sugar6 eggs2 cups jam1 tsp soda3 tsp apple pie spice3 cups flour Bake in three layers and use your favorite filling. This is very moist and good.

Gumdrop Cake

Tabitha McGee 1 cup butter2 cups sugar3 1/2 cup flour4 eggs1 cup buttermilk1 tsp soda1 tsp vanilla2 cups pecans1 pkg chopped dates1 (8 oz) package orange slices1 can coconut Bake in tube pan at 300° for 2 hours.

Fruit Cake

Paulette Bush 6 cups flour3 cups sugar1/2 cup brandy1 cup cane syrup2/3 cup milk1 tsp allspice1 tsp salt1 tsp nutmeg1 tsp soda1 tsp cinnamon1 doz eggs1 lb figs, pecans, dates, walnuts and orange slices2 lb raisins1 large jar cherries1 lb citron2 cups apples, chopped1 lb butter1 fresh coconut, grated1 (No. 2) can pineapple Sift flour … Continue reading Fruit Cake