Recipes

Granola

Submitted by: Villa resident, Marilyn KingMarilyn used to have a bed and breakfast and would make this delicious homemade granola for her guests!   Ingredients: 5 C. oatmeal 2 C. W.W flour ½ C. cornmeal ¼ C. soy flour 2 C. coconut ½ C. wheat germ 1 Tsp. salt ½ C....

Quick and Easy Cheesecake

Submitted by: Beeghly Resident, Ruth Sheffield“No baking involved – just chill and serve!” Ingredients: 1 8oz. cream cheese, softened 1/3 C. sugar 8 oz. Cool Whip 1 9” Graham Cracker Crust 1 C. cherry pie filling Directions: Beat cream cheese and sugar until smooth...

Summer Coleslaw

Submitted by: Lakeshore resident, Billie Fidoe“Great side dish to bring to a picnic or a potluck!”  Ingredients: 2 C. sugar ½ C. vinegar 2 tsp. salt 1 tsp. celery seed ½ tsp. mustard seed 1 head cabbage, shredded 1 C. diced celery ½ C. chopped onion Add some pimento...

Banana Split Fluff Salad

Ingredients:1 - 3.4 ounce box instant banana pudding1 - 20 ounce can crushed pineapple (do not drain)1 - 8 ounce container Cool Whip, thawed1 cup mini marshmallows1/2 cup finely chopped walnuts + 2 Tablespoons for garnish1/4 cup mini chocolate chips + 1...

Chocolate Angel Food Cake

Submitted by Assisted Living Resident, Ruth Weaver“The Assisted Living residents on my floor love this Chocolate Angel Food Cake.”Serves 8 to 10 Ingredients:2 cups egg whites1 ½ cups white sugar¼ tsp. salt¼ cup Hershey’s Cocoa1 tsp. cream of tartar¾ cup cake flour1...

Pasta Salad

Submitted by: Anonymous“For your upcoming Memorial Day picnic!”Serves 6 Ingredients:1 lb. spaghetti1 (16 oz.) can stewed tomatoes, low salt1 pkg. dry Italian salad dressing mix½ bottle salad supreme (or to taste)1 cucumber (cut in cubes)1 red onion (chopped, large)1...

Carrot Cookies

Submitted by: Catered Living Resident, Gladys Wilhelm Gladys says, “This recipe has been well tested and approved by those who play cards in the 3rd floor lounge. They also freeze well!” Ingredients and Directions: Into a blender: ¾ cup Olive Oil 1 egg 1 tsp. vanilla...

Philly Cheese Steak Skillet

Submitted by Chelsea Venables, Marketing Director Chelsea says “This is one of my favorite dishes to make – it’s so quick and delicious.” Ingredients: 1 ½ lbs flank steak or round steak thinly sliced 2 teaspoons minced garlic 1 green bell pepper sliced 4 tablespoons...

Dream Coffee Cake

Submitted by: Corliss and Ron Vuksta, Villa ResidentsCorliss says, “This is one of our favorite recipes! We have used it for years and used it when we were on the road as traveling inn-sitters. Makes a great breakfast/brunch treat!”Serves 20 Ingredients: 1 (18-ounce)...

Best Chuck Roast Ever

Submitted by: Anonymous Ingredients: 1 chuck roast, patted dry ½ package dried onion soup mix ½ can sliced mushrooms (drained and dried)   Directions: Preheat oven to 325 degrees. Place chuck roast on a large piece of foil. Sprinkle dry onion soup over roast and...

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