Sharon’s Never Fail Apple Cake

Sharon Dixson, Union Parish School Board 1 Duncan Hines® apple cake mix1 tsp vanilla1 tsp cinnamon1 cup chopped apples1/2 cup raisins1 cup chopped nuts Mix cake mix as directed on package. Then add all the other ingredients. Bake for 1 hour in a tube pan at 350°. (Batter will be thick.) How can you fail!

Chocolate Pound Cake

Sharon Dixson, Central Office 1 cup butter (2 sticks)2 cups sugar4 eggs (one at a time)1 cup buttermilk1/2 tsp soda in milk3 cups cake flour1 tsp salt2 tsp vanilla1 (6 oz) package chocolate chips melted in 2 Tbsp butter Combine in order given. Bake at 300° for 1 1/2 hours.

Hot Water Corn Bread

Sharon Dixson, Central Office 2 cups corn meal1/2 cup flour1 Tbsp baking powder2 tsp sugar1/2 tsp saltBoiling water Mix dry ingredients together. Pour boiling water into bowl (just enough to mix together well). Shape into patties with wet hands. Drop into hot oil.

Spanish Delight

Sharon Dixson, Central Office 1 lb ground beef1/2 chopped onion1/2 chopped bell pepper1 can tomato sauce1 can whole kernel corn3 Tbsp chili powder (or to taste)Salt and pepper to taste1 package medium egg noodles1 Tbsp sugar (or to taste)Cheese slices Brown ground beef, then add onion and bell pepper and let cook until onion and … Continue reading Spanish Delight

Meat Loaf

Sharon Dixson, Central Office 1 lb ground meat1 beaten egg1 tsp salt1/2 chopped bell pepper1/2 chopped onion1 cup tomato sauce6 or 8 crackers, crumbledPepper to taste1 cup milk Mix all together well; form into loaves. Bake for about 45 minutes at 350° in a casserole dish with a lid. Serve with tomato sauce topping.


Sharon Dixson, Central Office 1 package hot roll mix1/2 cup chopped onion1/2 cup chopped olives1/4 cup sliced mushrooms1/2 lb ground beef1/2 cup copped bell pepper1 can tomato sauce 1 tsp black pepper1/2 tsp garlic salt1 cup Mozzarella cheese Prepare roll mix according to package directions. After it has raised, divide it in half (1/2) and … Continue reading Pizza

Italian Spaghetti

Sharon Dixson, Central Office 1 lb ground beef1/2 chopped onion1/2 chopped bell pepper1 can tomatoes1 Tbsp sugar2 Tbsp chili powderSalt and peppper to taste1 package spaghetti Brown your meat; sauté onions and peppers. Add remaining ingredients. Simmer for about 30 minutes. Cook spaghetti and add it to other ingredients. Top with Parmesan cheese.