Recipes using coconut

Oatmeal Cake

A Taste of Oakhill Vegan/Vegetarian Who: Oakhill Seventh-Day Adventist Church Cost: $18 includes shipping Details: Soft-backed, comb bound Pages of recipes: 91 Send checks to: Oakhill Seventh-Day Adventist Church, Attn: Leah Clubb, 1400 Mule Road, Columbia, IL 62236 or call 618-540-3957.


Mom’s No Name Cookie Bars

Mom always made these cookie bars at Christmastime. She knew I loved them and I don’t remember her making them any other time of the year. I really look forward to eating them each year. – Rick Polley, Manager/Field Services

First Place-Gloria's Cheesecake

Gloria’s Cheesecake

First Place Finest Cooking Holiday Recipe Contest Submitted by: Gloria Bain, SouthEastern Illinois Electric Cooperative


Caramel Chews

Recipes from Our Parishioners, Past and Present Who: St. Mary of the Assumption ChurchCost: $17 includes shippingDetails: hard-backed, 3-ring boundPages of recipes: 158Send checks to: Judith Wagner, St. Mary of the Assumption Church, 112 W. Embarrass St., P.O. Box 68, Sainte Marie, IL 62459or call 618-455-3155

Iced Cream Crunch

Saybrook Christian Church 2010 – Celebrating 150 Years Who: Saybrook Christian ChurchCost: $12, including shippingDetails: soft-backed, comb-boundPages of recipes: 123Send checks to: Linda Beatty, 40187 E. 1150 N. Rd., Saybrook, IL 61770 or call 309-475-8241.  


Grape Salad

Cookin’ Up Fun Who: GFWC Savanna Woman’s Club Cost: $12, including shipping (or $17 for both books) Details: soft-backed, comb-bound Pages of recipes: 173 Send checks to: Jane Shaw, 1911 Ontario Ave., Savanna, IL 61074 or call 815-273-3607

Gumdrop Cookies

Cambridge Celebrates - A Sesquicentennial Who: The city of Cambridge, IL Cost: $15 including shipping Details: soft-backed, comb-bound Pages of recipes: 326 Send checks to: Sally Vincent, 10102 E. 1500th St., Cambridge, IL 61238

1961 Jam Cake

Old Fashioned Cookbook Who: Palestine Bi-Centennial Committee, Palestine, IL Cost: $6, including shipping Details: soft-backed, staple-bound Pages of recipes: 32 Send checks to: Judy Beckes, 8916 N St. Hwy. 33, Palestine, IL 62451