Cookin' with Cora

Being a college student, cafeteria food gets old very fast. Fast food also gets old and gets expensive as well.

Here is a delicious and easy recipe that anybody can mix in with any food on an average day. They are both a staple in my home and in my family.

Mandarin Orange Salad


  • 1 cup of boiling water (on stove or in microwave)
  • 1 large box orange jello
  • ½ quart orange sherbet
  • 1 large cool whip
  • 1 large can of mandarin oranges


  1. Dissolve jello in boiling water
  2. Add sherbet
  3. Mix until dissolved
  4. Mixture will thicken
  5. Add cool whip and mix well
  6. Let set up in refrigerator
  7. Stir in mandarin oranges

Cost: under $10