Mom's Favorite Chicken

Ingredients: 6 tablespoons sesame seeds 4 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon pepper 1/4 cup low-sodium soy sauce 4 bone-in chicken breasts, skin removed Instructions: Preheat oven to 400F. Combine sesame seeds, flour, and pepper in a shallow bowl. Dip chicken in soy sauce; dredge in sesame seed mixture. Arrange chicken, bone side down, in a

Mom's Marble Cake

Step 1 8 egg whites 3/4 cup sugar Beat whites until stiff and slowly add sugar and mix just until blended Step 2 8 egg yolks 1/2 C sugar 1/2 C oil 3/4 C cold water 2 large tbsp vanilla extract 2 C flour 2 tsp baking powder Beat yolks with sugar and then add rest of

Marble Cookies

Cookies: 3 c. all purpose flour 1½ c. vegetable shortening (Crisco) 1½ c. sugar 1¼ tsp. baking soda 1 lg. egg ¼ c. chocolate chips (about 1 oz.) Fudge Glaze: 6 oz. chocolate chips 3 tbsp. vegetable shortening 1 tbsp. confectioner's sugar Cookies: In large mixing bowl at med. speed mix flour, shortening, sugar and baking soda.


Black Bean Salad with Corn, Red Peppers, Avacado and Lime-Cilantro Vinaigrette Serves 6-8 Ingredients: 2 15-ounce cans black beans, rinsed and drained 3 ears fresh cooked corn, kernels cut off the cob 2 red bell peppers, diced 2 cloves garlic, minced 2 tablespoons minced shallots, from on medium shallot 2 teaspoons salt 1/4 teaspoon

Apple Picking

Apple Starr Orchard Julian Orchards Dr. Julian, CA 92036 "We are certified organic orchard since 2002 (CCOF) growing apples and pears in Julian located at the very end of Julian Orchards Drive. About 4 hours from Los Angeles. Our fruit ripens on the trees and will

Quick Rising Bread

1 loaf 4 1/2 teaspoons active dry yeast (two packets) 1 tablespoon sugar 1 1/2 cups water 3 1/2 cups bread flour 1 1/4 teaspoon salt 3/4 teaspoon balsamic vinegar In the bowl of a heavy-duty stand mixer put the yeast, sugar, and water and let it sit. Heat the oven to 450°F.

My Mom's Chiffon Cake

Ingredients: 1 3/4 C flour 1 1/2 C sugar 2 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 C oil 5 egg yolks, unbeaten 3/4 C orange juice 2 tsp vanilla 2 tsp orange rind 1 C (7-8) egg whites Directions: Mix dry ingredients Add oil, yolks, juice, rind Mix well Beat whites until stiff and fold into yolks mixture Bake in