Displaying all posts for Cindy Recipe Cards

Coffee Cake

by December 23, 2017

Title of Recipe: Coffee Cake Ingredients: ½ cu butter ½ cu sugar 1 can 20 oz. Sliced apples 1 tsp cinnamon 1 pk yellow cake mix ½ c coconut 1 cu sour cream 2 egg yolks or 1 egg Instructions: Cut butter into dry cake mix until crumbly. Read more »

Corn Bread Mix


Title of Recipe: Corn Bread Mix Ingredients: 4 ¼ cu flour 2 ½ cu cornmeal 1 ½ cu nonfat dry milk ¼ cu baking powder 1 tbsp salt 1 ½ cu shortening Instructions: Sift dry ingredients together. Cut in shortening. Store in a cool place. Read more »

Green Bean Casserole


Title of Recipe: Green Bean Casserole Ingredients: 1 can seasoned green beans 1 can cream of mushroom soup 1 can French fried onion rings 1 small jar mushrooms (if you want) Instructions: Put drained beans in a casserole dish then add can of mushroom soup, onion rings and mushrooms. Read more »

Boston Baked Beans


Title of Recipe: Boston Baked Beans Ingredients: 1 qt pea beans ¾ lb fat salt pork 1 tbsp salt 3 tbsp sugar 1 tbsp – 1 cup molasses ½ tsp mustard Instructions: Soak beans overnight in cold water. Drain cover w/ fresh water. Cook until skins will Read more »

Harvard Beets


Title of Recipe: Harvard Beets Ingredients: 6 med beets (cooked, cubed or sliced) ½ cu sugar ½ cu vinegar ½ tsp cornstarch 2 tsp butter Instructions: Mix and boil 5 min, stirring constantly sugar, vinegar, cornstarch, butter. Pour over beets.

White Bread


Title of Recipe: White Bread (2 loaves) Ingredients: 5 ½ – 6 ½ cu flour 3 tbsp sugar 2 tsp salt 1 pkg yeast 1 ½ cu water ½ cu milk 3 tbsp butter Instructions: 1. Mix 2 cu flour, sugar, salt and yeast. 2. Combine water, milk, Read more »

Brown Bread


Title of Recipe: Brown Bread (1 loaf) Ingredients: 1 cu white flour 2 cu whole wheat flour ½ cu sugar 1 tsp salt 2 cu milk 1 cu raisins ½ cu molasses Instructions: Dissolve 1 tsp soda in molasses. Add rest of ingredients. Bake in loaf pan Read more »

Boston Baked Beans


Title of Recipe: Boston Baked Beans Ingredients: 1 lb navy beans (soak overnight in 6 cu water) 1 ½ tsp soda 1/3 cu molasses ¼ cu sugar pepper 1 tsp mustard Instructions: Make sauce of 1 cup reserved liquid (beans soaked in), 1/3 cu molasses, ¼ cu sugar, pepper Read more »

Baking Powder Biscuits


Title of Recipe: Baking Powder Biscuits Ingredients: 2 cups biscuit mix (below) 2/3 cu milk Instructions: Add milk to biscuit mix. Stir. Turn out on a floured canvas. Knead well 6 or 7 times. Roll or pat to ½ inch thickness. Cut into 2 Read more »

Fresh Apple Cake


Title of Recipe: Fresh Apple Cake Ingredients: 4 cu fresh apples (chopped) 2 cu sugar 1 cu oil 1 tsp vanilla 2 eggs (well beaten) 1 cu walnuts 2 cu flour 1 tsp soda 1 tsp salt 1 tsp cinnamon Instructions: Stir all ingredients together. Put in lightly Read more »

Avocado Cream


Title of Recipe: Avocado Cream Ingredients: 3 ripe avocados 1 lg lime 3 tbs sugar pinch salt ½ pint vanilla ice cream Instructions: Remove rind and pits from 3 avocados. Put fruit thru blender. Combine puree with juice of 1 lg lime, 3 tbs sugar, pinch salt and Read more »

Cindy’s Scalloped Potatoes


Title of Recipe: Scalloped Potatoes (for 2) Ingredients: 1 tbsp snipped parsley onion salt 2 ¼ cu thinly sliced pared white potatoes 1 ½ tsp salt 1 ½ tbsp butter 4 tsp flour 1/16 tsp pepper 1/16 tsp paprika 1 cu milk Instructions: Preheat oven to 400°. Bring Read more »

Grandma’s Mac and Cheese

by December 4, 2017

Ingredients to feed 6 or 12 people 2 C large elbow macaroni 1 C sour cream 1 C shredded Colby – mixed in 2 C shredded Colby – for topping Grandma likes to use 1 C coarsely chopped black olives when she makes this, but you can leave Read more »


by July 29, 2017

Personal Carrot Cake This makes a cake small enough for two people Showpiece Carrot Cake As tasty as it is beautiful Carrot Cake A private recipe from Iona James Ormshy’s Whole-Wheat Carrot Cake This is from Cindy’s Recipe Cards  

Grandma’s Cooked Cranberry Relish

by May 14, 2016

INGREDIENTS One bag (about 4 cups) cranberries One large orange, peel and all, deseeded 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 C Ruby Port 1 C orange juice STEP BY STEP Pulse all in food processor until chopped large Place all in a medium pot Cook on medium high until Read more »

Grandma’s Basic Chili

by May 13, 2016

INGREDIENTS 1 LB hamburger 1 can kidney beans – drained 1 can diced or chopped tomatoes – not drained 1/4 C sugar 1/4 tsp ground cloves STEP BY STEP Brown the hamburger Add the beans and tomatoes Bring up to a simmer Add sugar and cloves Simmer Read more »


by April 25, 2016

Anyone can buy a fruit cake, but did you know that you can bake your own for twice the cost?   LOL.   Anyway, making it from scratch you are assured of the ingredients, and that is worth a lot for something that can last for up to two years.  Here is Read more »

Grandma’s Oatmeal

by March 15, 2016

Ingredients 1 C Quaker Original Oatmeal 1 C Water 3/4 C milk Step by Step Bring water to a boil Add milk to the water all at once Add Oatmeal all at once, and it will kind of disappear Reduce heat to medium Allow to simmer, stirring Read more »

Grandma’s Fresh Cranberry Relish

by December 1, 2015

INGREDIENTS One bag (about 4 cups) cranberries One large orange, peel and all, deseeded 1/2 cup sugar STEP BY STEP Pulse all in food processor until chopped small, but not minced. Let meld in refrigerator overnight

Kentucky Kernels

by November 23, 2015

There were several Kentucky Kernels in the family. This is Grandma Goman’s tribute to them.