Recipes using chopped pecans


Rum Cake

Rum Cake

I have a reputation with my children for getting a little bit carried away when I do Christmas baking. A few years ago, I was so excited about having all of our children and grandchildren home for the holidays, I kept adding to the items I just had to make. By the time they all […]

Olivia Belle’s Southern Pecan Pie Cheesecake

This month we thought you might enjoy recipes from Alabama Living’s recently released cookbook – the best of Alabama Living. Two of the recipes give you ideas of what to do with those green tomatoes still hanging on the vine. We can’t wait to try these recipes and we think you’ll agree. You can order […]

Creamy Peach Salad

Celebrating 40 Years Who: Prince of Peace Lutheran Church Cost: $17.50 includes shipping Details: Hard-backed, ring bound Pages of recipes: 307 Send checks to: Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, Attn: Vicky Hastings, P.O. Box 740, St. Joseph, IL 61873-0740 or call 217-688-2011 or 217-841-2191 or email vicky.hastings76@gmail.com. Print Recipe Creamy Peach Salad (Diabetic-friendly) Servings Ingredients […]

Sweet Potato Crisp

Thanksgiving One of my favorite times of the year is Thanksgiving. I love the savory scents of sage and rosemary as the stuffing is made, the sweet aromas of pumpkin and apple pies as they bake, and the yeasty smell of freshly baked dinner rolls. My mouth is watering already! Everyone has foods they hope to […]

No Bake Snowball Cookies

L/CAEC Family and Friends Recipe Favorites Who: Lawrence-Crawford Association for Exceptional Citizens Cost: $22 includes shipping Details: hard-backed, ring bound Pages of recipes: 148 Send checks to: L/CAEC, c/o Janice Zwilling, 2222 Lexington Ave., Lawrenceville, IL 62439 or call 618-943-4401. Print Recipe No Bake Snowball Cookies Servings dozen Ingredients 8 oz. Cream cheese softened1 – 8 […]

White Texas Sheet Cake

Recipes & Remembrances Who: Good Samaritan Society Mount Carroll Cost: $20 includes shipping Details: Soft-backed, spiral bound Pages of recipes: 209 Send checks to: Good Samaritan Society-Mount Carroll, c/o Anna Gray, 1006 N. Lowden Rd., Mount Carroll, IL 61053 or call 815-244-7715. Print Recipe White Texas Sheet Cake Servings Ingredients 1 (18.25 oz.) pkg. white […]

Praline Cheesecake

Heavenly Recipes Cookbook Who: St. Kateri Tekakwitha Parish Altar Society Cost: $25 includes shipping Details: Hard-backed, ring bound Pages of recipes: 204 Send checks to: Dora Drone Howerton, P.O. Box 117, Ridgway, IL 62979 or call 618-272-7343 Print Recipe Praline Cheesecake Course Dessert Servings Ingredients 66 vanilla wafers divided1-1/4 c. granulated sugar divided1/4 c. butter melted3- […]

Raspberry Ring Salad

Recipes & Remembrances Who: Alden United Methodist Church Cost: $20 includes shipping Details: Hard-backed, ring bound Pages of recipes: 204 Send checks to: Karen Beystehner, Alden United Methodist Women, 19305 Crowley Road, Harvard, IL 60033 or 815-943-4315 (before 8 p.m.) Print Recipe Raspberry Ring Salad Servings Ingredients 1 10 oz. pkg. frozen cranberries thawed, reserving juice2- 3 oz. pkgs. raspberry Jello2 c. boiling water1 pt. vanilla […]

Oven Baked Praline French Toast

Recipes from the Parish  Who: Wesbein and Cropsey United Methodist ChurchesCost: $16 includes shippingDetails: soft-backed, spiral boundPages of recipes: 137Send checks to: Susan Wright, 36681 E. 1000 N Rd., Saybrook, IL 61770 or call 309-475-9080. Print Recipe Oven Baked Praline French Toast Course Breakfast Servings Ingredients 8 slices French bread, about 3/4 inch thick, or enough to cover 9x13" pan6 eggs1 c. half […]

Caramel Coconut Cream Pie

200 Years of Home Cooking Who: West Eden United Methodist ChurchCost: $15 includes shippingDetails: soft-back, comb boundPages of Recipes: 199Send checks to: West Eden UMC, c/o James Anderson, 2740 West Eden Rd., Cypress, IL 62923 or call 618-634-9508 Print Recipe Caramel Coconut Cream Pie Course Dessert Servings Ingredients 1/4 c. butter or margarine7 oz. flaked […]