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

Arroyo Sequit Loop

This short loop of 2 miles provides probably the most tranquil hike in the area. On the backside of the loop, the hills block the sound of traffic on Mulholland Highway and other roads so all you can hear is the water in the

Yucca Con Mojo

Yucca Con Mojo From the Food Network- Aaron Sanchez INGREDIENTS 2 large cassavas or yucca, peeled and cut into 1-inch by 3-inch wedges 1 red onion, halved and sliced thinly into half moons 2 garlic cloves 1/2 bunch Itlian parlsey 1/2 bunch cilantro 2 limes, juiced 1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil DIRECTIONS In a pot of

Surrey Biking in Ventura

The store is situated where the Ventura Beach Bike Path links up with the Ojai Bike Path. There is free parking for customers so you can start and end the ride from the shop located under the Ojai 33 Freeway overpass on Main Street

Cookie Crunch Recipe

Cookie Crunch Brownies from Kosher by Design Entertains Ingredients: 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour 12 ounces semi-sweet chocolate, broken up 1 ½ cups sugar ¾ cup (12 tablespoons) butter or margarine 1 cup all-purpose flour ¼ cup Dutch processed cocoa, sifted 2 teaspoons baking powder ¼ teaspoon salt 4 large eggs, at room temperature 2 teaspoons instant coffee

Hollywood Reservoir

Lake Hollywood is a man-made reservoir built in 1924 to hold more than 2.5 billion gallons of water. The reservoir is part of the Owens River Aqueduct system. The Mulholland Dam was built by engineer William Mulholland who designed and built the system of aqueducts