Recipes using powdered sugar


Peppermint Red Velvet Cake

Peppermint Red Velvet 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 […]

Cinnamon Roll Cake

Feeding the Flock Who: Oak Grove Baptist Church Cost: $13.25 includes shipping Details: Soft-backed, spiral bound Pages of recipes: 61 Make checks to: Oak Grove Baptist Church, Rhonda Eccles, 511 Ohio Ave., Windsor, IL 61957 or call 217-246-2655 or call Linda Emul at 217-665-3194 Print Recipe Cinnamon Roll Cake Servings Ingredients 3 c. flour1/4 t. […]

Lemon Brownies

The Venetian Club – Sharing Family Traditions Who: Venetian Club Cost: $18 includes shipping Details: Hard-backed, comb bound Pages of recipes: 217 Send checks to: Venetian Club, c/o Janet DeCori, 2180 Elmwood Rd., Rockford, IL 61103 or call 815-877-2290. Print Recipe Lemon Brownies Servings Ingredients 3/4 c. flour3/4 c. sugar1/4 t. Salt1 stick butter softened2 […]

Applebutter Cake

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German Chocolate Upside Down Cake

Back to School It’s that crazy time of year when the kids are back in school and their schedules have us wondering how in the world to get supper on the table without driving through a fast food restaurant. Here are a few recipes that take little time to put together and give you a […]

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 […]

Cranberry Scones and Clotted Cream

A Little Taste of Heaven Who: Havana Church of Christ Cost: $16 includes shipping Details: Soft-backed, spiral bound Pages of recipes: 134 Send checks to: Havana Church of Christ, Cookbook, 350 S. Broadway, Havana, IL 62655 or call 309-363-9001. Print Recipe Cranberry Scones and Clotted Cream Servings Ingredients 2 c. flour2 t. baking powder1 stick […]

Chocolate Chip Cupcakes with Cookie Dough Buttercream

Chocolate! Thoughts of red roses, cards filled with undying love, sparkling wine and large heart-shaped boxes full of chocolates – it must be time for Valentine’s Day! According to The Nielsen Company, more than 58 million pounds of chocolate candy will be sold during Valentine’s week. That’s a lot of chocolate! It only made sense […]

Flourless Chocolate Cookies

Chocolate! Thoughts of red roses, cards filled with undying love, sparkling wine and large heart-shaped boxes full of chocolates – it must be time for Valentine’s Day! According to The Nielsen Company, more than 58 million pounds of chocolate candy will be sold during Valentine’s week. That’s a lot of chocolate! It only made sense […]