Cakes

Mom's Fresh Lemon Frosting

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Used in mom's kitchen for over 40 years! Is now Cakefor2's "go-to" frosting recipe. Perfect for our homemade birthday cakes and other gatherings.

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1 lb of Powdered Sugar
1/3 Cup of Shortening
1/4 Cup Water or Milk
1 Fresh squeezed lemon
1 tsp. Vanilla
dash of salt
Mix all ingredients together. Once all ingredients are combined, continue to add more powdered sugar to thicken the recipe. If it becomes too thick, add a little more liquid. Add more vanilla or lemon to...
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Nutritions

Calories
95

Sodium
0.0mg
0% DV

Fat
4g
7% DV

Protein
0.4g
0% DV

Carbs
11g
3% DV

Fiber
0.7g
2% DV

Stewed Okra and Tomatoes is a classic Southern dish! Flavored with bacon, onion, garlic and cider vinegar, you know these vegetables are bound to be good. Serve garden fresh okra and tomatoes during the summer months, or use canned and frozen ingredients in the off-season. Paired with a side of cornbread, this is a simple and affordable dish to enjoy year-round!

3 slices thick cut bacon
1 small Vidalia onion
2 cloves garlic
2 15.5 oz cans diced tomatoes
1 T sugar
2 t fresh thyme leaves
1 dried bay leaf
1/2 t apple cider vinegar
1/2 t Worcestershire sauce
2 c fresh or frozen okra
salt and pepper ( to taste )
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  • In a large skillet or Dutch oven, cook bacon until the bacon is starting to get crispy and the fat is rendered, about 5 minutes.
  • Add the onion and garlic; saute for 5 more...
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Nutritions

Calories
1105

Sodium
1147mg
47% DV

Fat
114g
176% DV

Protein
1g
3% DV

Carbs
4g
1% DV

Fiber
2g
8% DV