Tag Archives | budget

AEBB09

The Why of Food?

The Why of Food? By Sylvia Fox Bevan Growing up, my mom was a stay at home mom, and dad worked, we had 1 car, and 4 kids in the household. So, because of the “budget” and yes, there actually was one that was adhered to, if we wanted junk food, we had to make […]

Read More
Boiled Raisin Cake Recipe Spice Old Fashioned

Ravishing Raisin Cake Recipe

Mom says “she hasn’t met a man yet, who doesn’t absolutely love this raisin cake”

So ladies, if you haven’t yet snagged your catch, or looking to spice up the one you have… this could be for you.

This is the recipe we use, it’s been requested, so we’ve added it to the blog… we would consider this to be an intermediate to advanced baker recipe.

Ravishing Raisin Cake 325°F 1hr 15min (1hr 1/2)

Adapted from Schmecks – by Edythe Fox & Sylvia Bevan
Mennonite Recipe – adapted:
2 ½ cups raisins
2 ¼ cups boiling water

Read More