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Tuesday, August 17, 2010


One Eyeland
Quote by~John Lubbock
Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass on a summer day listening to
the murmur of water, or watching the clouds float across the sky,
is hardly a waste of time.

Fine-grained volcanic ash can be found as an ingredient in some toothpastes.
Apotemnophilia is a desire to become an amputee.
Albert Einstein was offered the presidency of Israel in 1952, but he declined.
Cleopatra married two of her brothers.
Crayola is a French word that means 'Oily chalk.

High content of flammable oil in orange peel, dried peel makes a
great firestarter or kindling.

Orange Cookies & frosting
1 cup sugar
1 cup packed brown sugar
1 cup butter-flavored shortening
2 eggs2 tbsp. low-sugar orange juice
1 tbsp. vanilla
1 tsp. grated orange peel
2 cups flour
2 tsp. baking soda
1 tsp. salt
1/2 tsp. baking powder
2 cups quick-cooking oats
1 cup sweetened shredded coconut
2 tbsp. melted butter
4 tbsp. low-sugar orange juice
1 tbsp. grated orange peel
2 cups powdered sugar
Preheat oven to 350°F. In a large bowl, beat sugar, brown sugar, and shortening on medium speed for 3 minutes or until light and fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Beat in 2 tablespoons water, 2 tablespoons orange juice, vanilla, and 1 teaspoon orange peel until blended.
In a medium bowl, whisk flour, baking soda, salt and baking powder, beat into sugar mix at low speed just until combined. Stir in oats and coconut. Drop 1 tablespoon cookie dough 3 inches apart onto parchment paper lined baking sheet. Bake 10 minutes or until golden brown.
In a large bowl, combine butter, 3 tablespoons orange juice, and 1 tablespoon orange peel. Whisk in powdered sugar until of spreadable consistency, adding more juice if needed. Spread each cookie with generous 1 teaspoon frosting. Cool.
Submitted by: Caroline Monfils

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