Friday Giveaway: signed copy of my book HANDWRITTEN RECIPES

 You all seemed to enjoy last week's giveaway of my book FORGOTTEN BOOKMARKS, so I thought I would follow up with my second title, HANDWRITTEN RECIPES.

To enter, leave a comment below. You can also enter on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or via email.

I will gather up all the entries and select a winner at random tomorrow morning at 10:00 AM Eastern.

Good luck!

Oh, and don't forget about my end of year sale over in the Etsy shop. 15% off just about everything.



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Giveaway winner

This week's winner was Robin Choy, who entered on Facebook.

Thanks to all who entered, see you here next week.

Friday Giveaway: Signed Copy of my book FORGOTTEN BOOKMARKS - contest closed

Contest now closed, winner will be announced shortly.

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Festive Sponge


Recipe for orange sponge cake:

Beat whites of three eggs stiff.
Add 3 yolks, one at a time, beating constantly.
Add - gradually - one cup of sugar, grated rind of one orange and one-third cup of orange juice.
Fold in one cup flour, sifted with one teaspoon baking powder and 1/4 teaspoon salt.

Turn into buttered shallow pan, and bake in a moderate over - 25 or 20 minutes.

Found in "St. Nicholas' Travels" by Hertha Pauli. Published by Houghton Mifflin, 1945.

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Kick Me When I'm Down

Jim Bunning baseball card from 1957, Topps 338.

Found in "The Minister Who Kicked The Cat" by Eleanor Hallowell Abbott. Published by D. Appleton and Co., 1932.

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Giveaway winner

This week's winner was @rae_of__light, who entered on Instagram.

Thanks to all who entered, see you here next week.