© The Cat Lovers Club Official
Published on Febuary 7th, 2000
©Kitty Cat Tales
© Page Two:
On a cold December afternoon, a young white
female cat with grey paws, tail, ears and nose wandered
my house. Her eyes were a pale blue; her meow the
Instantly, I fell in love with this kitten, and named her
At my local veterenarian, she recieved a distemper shot,
and was spayed. Ginger, however, is much less than
with the new addition to my household. She growls, hisses
and spits at her new sister, unmercifully. How can I help
Ginger to adjust to Sedona? If anyone had an idea, I
really appreciate it; my email address is
Thank you very much- and happy Valentines Day!
questions about your feline friend?
Send them here!
1 cup white sugar
1 cup butter or margarine, softened
1 (3 ounce) package cream cheese, softened
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon almond extract
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 egg yolk, reserve white
2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
1. In a large bowl combine the sugar,
margarine, cream cheese, salt, almond extract,
vanilla and egg yolk. Blend well. Stir in the
flour and mix until well blended. Chill the
dough overnight. This is very important the
dough is too sticky to roll out unless well chilled.
2. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190
3. On a lightly floured surface roll out
1/3 at a time to 1/8 inch thickness, refrigerating
remaining dough until ready for it. Cut into
desired shapes with lightly floured cookie cutters.
Place 1 inch apart on ungreased cookie sheets.
Leave cookies plain for frosting or brush with
slightly beaten egg white and sprinkle with
candy sprinkles or colored sugar.
4. Bake at 375 degrees F (190 degrees C)
7 to 10 minutes or until light and golden
brown. Cool cookies completely before frosting.
Makes 5 -6 dozen
1/2 Cup of Crisco
1 1/2 Cups Sugar
Add 2 eggs - Beat Well
Sift 3 Times:
2 Cups flour
1 Tablespoon Cocoa
1 Teaspoon Salt
1 Teaspoon Baking Soda dissolved in
1 Tablespoon Vinegar - Quickly
Use 2, 9" Layer Pans that have been greased and
Bake at 350 degrees for 30-35 minutes
Filling and Icing
Cook on low flame to pudding stage:
1 Cup Milk
1/4 Cup Flour
Dash of salt
1/2 Cup Crisco
1 Stick Margarine
1 Cup Granulated Sugar
2 Teaspoons Vanilla
Add to pudding and beat well. Spead between layers
and on top and sides. Sprinkle with coconut.
PUNNY VALENTINES: Why are valentines
filled with awful puns?
I don't know, but I love it. Cut out letters and pictures
of animals from
magazines and arrange them into punny cards, using a bit
of glue to
hold them onto the paper. Some gems include a cat
have felines for you"; a horse noting, "Bubba,
you're my mane man";
or a dog sending this sweet nothing to Mama: "I'll
hound you till you're
BUTTON SLIPS: Dress up your shirt
buttons by cutting romantic
shapes out of a piece of felt (they should be about 1 to
tall and wide). We chose hearts, but you could try
or whatever you like. Cut slits that are the size of your
in the center of the shapes, then slip them in place.
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