Lakin/Thompson Recipes

Mom's Cookbook

This section contains recipes from our Mothers. My mom Jan Lakin was famous for her sugar cookies and "green stuff" plus cooked us a few native dinners like Swedish meatballs and potato sausage. Ruth Thompson, Jan mom, was a great baker, known for her cream puffs , fudge, and dinity. The grandkids were always puhing her to make her homemade pizza. These recipes are all great dishes we grew up enjoying.

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Jan's Sugar Cookies

"Everyones favorite holiday cookie that melts in your mouth".

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Ruth's Cream Puffs

"These were always the first to go at holiday getherings."

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Swedish Meatballs

"Swedish classic from Grandma Roxberg"

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Green Stuff

"Serve as a side dish or as dessert"

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Ruth's Pizza

"The homemade crust makes this a great pizza"

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Ruth's Fudge

"Creamy Homemade Fudge"

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Ruth's Divinity

"Christmas Classic"

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Swedish Pancakes

"Classic crepe like pancakes"

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Grandma's Potato Sausage

"Christmas Swedish Tradition"

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Ruth's Dinner Rolls

"Doesn't get ant better than homemade rolls freash out of the oven."

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Potato Casserole

"Not sure where this recipe came from, but we all loved it. It became a request when everyone came to visit Mom"

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Chicken Pot Pie

"Classic complete meal and easy to make"

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Jan's Potato Salad

"Family summertime favorite"

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Ruth's Canned Peppers

"Great as a side dish or added to a main dish"

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Fondant Easter Eggs

"Family Easter Tradition"