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Saturday, August 6, 2011

Shrimp Creole

another one from the late 1940's.

Shrimp Creole

4 T fat
1/2 c chopped green pepper
1 t salt
1/2 c water
1/4 t pepper
1/2 chopped onion
1 clove garlic
1/4 t chili powder
1 can tomato sauce (8 oz)
1 cup cooked shrimp

Melt fat, add onion, green pepper, and garlic, cook over med heat in skillet 10 min. add salt, pepper, chili powder, sauce, and water, simmer 10 minutes more, add shrimp. When heated, serve over rice. services 4.

Veal Cutlets

This recipe is from the 1940's, somewhere around 45 to 49.

Veal Cutlets

4 veal cutlets salt and pepper to taste
about 1/2 cup cracker crumbs
4 tablespoons fat
2 teaspoons parsley
2 teaspoons chives
1/2 teaspoon lemon juice
2 cans (8oz) tomato sauce

wipe cutlets with damp cloth, sprinkle with salt and pepper, cover with crumbs, brown in 2 tablespoons fat. remove cutlets, add rest of fat, tomato sauce, chives, parsley, lemon juice, blend well, bake cutlets in sauce 325f oven for 30 minutes until done.

Serves 4.

Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Bookmark # 2

An At My House Pattern Bookmark #2@1999
by N. L. Banks

This pattern is copyrighted, and may not be used on any media, including websites. It is for your personal use only.

Size 10 thread, any three colors
7 crochet hook

With main color, chain 4, join with a slip stitch.

Rw 1 ch 3, 3 dc in ring, ch 2, 4 dc in ring, ch 3, turn.

Rw 2 3 dc under the ch 2, ch 2, 3 dc under the chain 2, 1 dc in top of turning ch, ch 3, turn.

Repeat row 2 17 times. Fasten off main. Attach 2nd color.

With second color, place 3 sc in each ch 3 and turning chs, sc across bottom,
placing 3sc in ch4, sc across top,placing 3sc in ch2 sp. fasten off.

Attach 3rd color to center sc at bottom, ch 3, 7dc in same place, * skip one sc, sc in next sc, skip 1 sc, 5 dc in next sc, repeat from * 15 times, in next sc
work 7dc, repeat from * join with slip stitch, fasten off.

Finally a Family by Carolyne Assren

Love Inspired Romance
Finally a Family by Carolyne Assren
My sister gave me this book. It is such a beautiful love story. It made me laugh and cry. The scenes sounded so real that I wanted to be there. I read it in one day, just did'nt want to put it down it was that good. I want to read more by this author.

Monday, August 1, 2011

A Deadly Game by Virginia Smith

A Deadly Game (Steeple Hill Love Inspired Suspense # 231)
by Virginia Smith (Goodreads Author. Loved this book, good suspense, great characters, plot. A must read for everyone.