Recipes

I’m always in the kitchen. (Just ask my husband.) I love to cook, don’t mind washing dishes, and enjoy exchanging favorite recipes. Here are some of mine, and I’d love to see some of yours. (How can readers send in recipes?) I promise to take pictures the next time I bake.

Dandelion Flower Cookies

Dandelion Flower Cookies A rite of spring at my house. Pick blossoms well away from roadways and where they have not been sprayed with weed killer. ½ cup butter ½ cup sugar 2 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 cup flour 1 cup dry quick oatmeal...

Chocolate Zucchini Cake

  Chocolate Zucchini Cake This is my go-to dish whenever I’m asked to bring a dessert. I freeze shredded zucchini in 2-cup portions for winter use. ½ cup butter ½ cup oil 1 ¾ cups sugar 2 eggs ½ cup cocoa 1 teaspoon baking soda ½ teaspoon baking powder ½ teaspoon salt...