Recipes of Lydia

Lydia Jahns Giesick (9 Jan 1898 – 4 Mar 1982)

Lydia is the maternal great-grandmother of Paul, Karl and Julie Lubbering.
She lived on a farm in Seguin, Texas and gave her recipe box to her eldest great-granddaughter Julie. Links to modern day equivalent recipes below her handwritten recipes.

7UpCake 222.09 KB
Beets 210.93 KB
BreadandButterPickles 700.99 KB
ButterCookies 866.23 KB
ButterMilkCookies 764.46 KB
ButterMilkCookies-2 330.73 KB
ButterscotchOatmealCookies 354.08 KB
CakePattern.BasicFlatCake 345.59 KB
ChessSquares 771.31 KB
CinnamonDish 319.83 KB
CornBread 397.39 KB
DillPickle 373.79 KB
EasyFudge 438.60 KB
GreenRice 544.49 KB
GroundBeef 178.98 KB
GumDropBars 735.47 KB
HelensGarlicChicken 471.20 KB
HotCiderTreat 250.04 KB
IceBoxCookies 353.06 KB
IceCubes 258.04 KB
ItalianLasagna 967.79 KB
Lydia's Kitchen 65.45 KB
LydiasRecipeBox 930.61 KB
MecanMexicanWeddingCakes 769.95 KB
MississippiMudCake 691.66 KB
MolassesSpiceCookies 564.06 KB
MollassesCrackleCookies 582.99 KB
OatmealCookies 476.98 KB
PeanutButterCookies 674.55 KB
PeanutButterCookies-2 772.88 KB
PickledBeets 443.52 KB
PickledBeets-2 196.53 KB
PistachinoDessert 643.74 KB
RicePudding 275.30 KB
RicePudding-2 482.73 KB
SauerkrautSalad 948.89 KB
StrawberryPie 409.01 KB
SugarCookiesGumbos 417.59 KB
SweetPickles 286.65 KB

Modern Day versions of all Lydia's recipes

Canning Tools and Supplies