Whipped Shortbread

1 lb. butter 3 cups flour 1 cup icing sugar 1 tsp vanilla ½ cup corn starch Glacé cherries (optional) Beat all ingredients like whipped cream. Drop from spoon onto greased cookie sheet.  Decorate with pieces of cherry or cake decs, if desired. Bake at 325º for about...

Coconut Balls

½ cup butter 1 tsp vanilla 1 cup white sugar 2 cups Rice Krispies 1 egg, beaten ½ cup chopped nuts 1 cup chopped dates Dessicated coconut Melt butter in frying pan.  Add sugar, egg and dates.  Stir and flatten dates.  Cook until thick and dark brown (about 3 – 5...

Coconut Squares

2 cups flour 1 tsp baking powder ½ cup butter 2 eggs, beaten 2 Tbsp brown sugar ½ cup coconut 1½ cups brown sugar 1 cup chopped walnuts 2 Tbsp flour Combine flour, butter and 2 Tbsp brown sugar; press in square cake tin and bake until light brown. Combine remaining...

Chocolate Macaroons

1 cup brown sugar ½ tsp vanilla 4 Tbsp cocoa pinch salt ¼ cup milk 1½ cups rolled oats ¼ cup butter ¾ cup coconut Combine brown sugar, cocoa, milk, butter and vanilla in double boiler.  Blend well and bring to a boil. Remove from stove and add rolled oats and coconut....