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RECIPE WEDNESDAY: Jellied Eggnog from 1945

 Jellied Eggnog from 1945

  • 1 package fruit-flavored gelatin (any flavor)
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  • Dash of salt
  • ½ cup hot water
  • 2 eggs well beaten
  • 1 ½ cups milk

Combine gelatin, sugar, and salt; add hot water and stir until gelatin is dissolved. Chill until cold and syrupy. Combine eggs and milk; add to gelatin mixture. Turn into molds. Chill until firm. Unmold. Makes 6 to 8 servings

Tattletale Parrot by Ellorine Cottingham Morgan – Bama Cotter, artist, owns an art and craft shop in a small town in Alabama. She inherits a dead woman’s nosy parrot, who quotes Shakespeare, and they reveal the identity of an unlikely murderer to Indian police chief, Boone Lightfoot.

About Donna R Causey

Donna R. Causey, resident of Alabama, was a teacher in the public school system for twenty years. When she retired, Donna found time to focus on her lifetime passion for historical writing. She developed the websites www.alabamapioneers and All her books can be purchased at and Barnes & Noble. She has authored numerous genealogy books. RIBBON OF LOVE: A Novel Of Colonial America (TAPESTRY OF LOVE) is her first novel in the Tapestry of Love about her family where she uses actual characters, facts, dates and places to create a story about life as it might have happened in colonial Virginia. Faith and Courage: Tapestry of Love (Volume 2) is the second book and the third FreeHearts: A Novel of Colonial America (Book 3 in the Tapestry of Love Series) Discordance: The Cottinghams (Volume 1) is the continuation of the story. . For a complete list of books, visit Donna R Causey

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