Latest Posts in Sweets

RUM CAKE

Happy Throwback Thursday! All this week I’ve been sharing recipes for the dishes I prepared for a  Birthday Dinner Party I hosted recently.  I prepared a delicious Rum Cake for the birthday cake. This is a cake that was very popular back in the day.  I won’t say how far “back-in-the-day” or I’ll be giving away my […]

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STRAWBERRY ANGEL FOOD CAKE FOR MY BABY’S BIRTHDAY

STRAWBERRY ANGEL FOOD CAKE FOR MY BABY’S BIRTHDAY Today is my son Austin’s 17th Birthday!  HAPPY BIRTHDAY BABY! You remember him.  He’s my crazy skier dude…… and wake boarder dude. He is the baby of the family and the youngest of our 5 kids.  It is hard to believe that, in just over a year […]

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LEMON PUDDING CAKE

Howdy! Last Friday night Brad and I hosted what we call our “Comfort Food” dinner. We have an intimate little group, just 5 really close buddies that enjoy food.  All of us like to prepare food, and eat food, and we like doing it together.  We are a cosy, cohesive little group of five friends […]

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IRRESISTIBLE APPLE CRISP RECIPE

Hi There! After writing my last post, I got to thinking about all those lovely apples that were devoured by a bear who attacked my apple tree and left me with a mere 3 apples. I nurtured that tree for many years; in fact, it was the first tree I planted when we landscaped. It […]

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THE COLLEGE CARE PACKAGE – “SOFT, MOIST & CHEWY OATMEAL WALNUT COOKIES”

THE COLLEGE CARE PACKAGE – “SOFT, MOIST & CHEWY OATMEAL WALNUT COOKIES” Those of you out there with kids away at college will relate to this.  My second born son, Taylor, is a senior at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. That happens to be 2,483 miles away from me!  He stayed at Duke this […]

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PUMPKIN PIE IN THE SKY

It’s almost Thanksgiving, my favorite holiday!  I look forward to Thanksgiving in part because it involves Pumpkin Pie.  If I were to list my favorite types of pie, Pumpkin Pie would come in as a close second to my favorite, Coconut Cream Pie. Anyway, in my household it wouldn’t be Thanksgiving without Pumpkin Pie. And […]

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