Doughnut Recipe (May 3, 1928)

A rather pedestrian card on the front but so interesting on the back! Imagine my delight to find this unusual portrait on the back of a recipe clipping. The date was Thursday May 3, 1928. A flourish separates the date from the drawing. Was it a family member? a self portrait? We can never know, … Continue reading

Sour Cream and Buttermilk Doughnuts

This little clipping features a wonderful name – Wrangofske. I could not resist a little research to see if I could find out who Mrs Paul Wrangofske was. As it turns out, she has her own wonderful name: Hedwig. It seems she went by her nickname, Hattie. There wasn’t a whole lot about her, except … Continue reading

Doughnuts

Ah, Sunday morning…a coffee and a doughnut. Mmmmm. Whatever you do with your Sunday morning, let’s hope it has more direction(s) than this recipe! Doughnuts 1 cup sugar 1 cup milk 2 eggs nutmeg 1 teaspoon baking powder 3 tablespoons lard or butter