My Mom's Kishka

1 1/2 C flour 1/2 C oil 1 1/4 tsp salt 1 tsp paprika 1/4 tsp pepper 1 large onion 1 or 1/2 stalk celery 1 carrot Combine flour and spices in a bowl, mix in oil, chop onion-celery-carrot finely and mix with flour mixture. Prepare logs and wrap in parchment paper....

My Mom's Dobos Torte Recipe

Cake 12 eggs, beaten very well 1 cup sugar 1 cup flour Beat the eggs very well, around ten minutes. Add sugar. Add flour and mix just until combined. Bake in thin layers in an oven preheated to 350 just until baked (10-12 minutes.) If making...

Wendy Trail Hike

When I went there was not a waterfall running but it was still a pleasant hike. It is about 3.6 miles round trip. The trail begins with a slight downhill to a tree-lined creek bed. Then you will arrive at a junction. Take the...

My Mom's Linzer Cookies

Ingredients 1 pound crisco + 1 oz margarine 5 cups flour 1 2/3 C sugar 3 whole eggs 1 grated lemon rind 1 tbs vanilla extract Directions: Bake at 350 until just done. Divide into 4 parts. Roll and cut out whole cookies (for the bottom) and cookies with a hole (for...

My Mom's Carrot Cake

Ingredients: 1 2/3 cup flour 1 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 1 1/2 teaspoon baking powder ¾ teaspoon salt ¾ teaspoon cinnamon 1/8 teaspoon nutmeg 1 2/3 cup sugar 1 1/3 cup oil 4 eggs 1 8oz. can crushed pineapple, drained ¼ cup chopped walnuts ¼ cup coconut 1 2/3 grated carrots- about 5 Directions: Sift all ingredients Add oil and eggs,...

Devil Dogs

Cake: 1/2 C shortening 1 cup sugar 1 cup water 1/2 tsp salt 2 C flour 1/2 C cocoa 1 egg 3/4 tsp baking soda Cream: 1/2 C shortening 1 C powdered sugar 1 seven oz jar marshmallow fluff Directions: Mix both mixtures in electric mixer. Drop cake batter on a cookie sheet...