Tag Archives: chocolate

Where Have I Been?


Of late, I have been a failure at blogging.  I do however, have a few good excuses.  It has been over a month since my last post.  July 29 was the last time I found time or energy to write. … Continue reading

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Magic Bars


How many of you remember Magic Cookie Bars from waaaay back when?  In the past – waaaay back when, I made these delicious, gooey bars quite often, but I can’t remember the last time I made them.  That was until … Continue reading

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Banana Pops and Bees


Late this afternoon the sun came out and the day was warm, windy yet warm.  I took a stroll out to see if the bees were out and about and they were.  Some flying around and many just hanging out … Continue reading

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2012 – A Look Back


As the end of 2012 fast approaches I find myself reflecting back on events that took place in my life and kitchen.  The biggest event in my life would be Miss T heading off to college, leaving her parents as … Continue reading

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Once A Winner Always A Winner


About 12 years ago, when LuLu was in high school and Miss T was just a little thing I was given this cake as a thank you by the mother of another high schooler, who was tagging along with my … Continue reading

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I Have A Sweet Tooth


Only one day until my CM gig.  I’ve been thinking about it often.  Who will be there?  How many questions will I be asked, and about what?  Will I be given favorable reviews at the end of class?  There are … Continue reading

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Another Birthday


Today I am taking a break from posting a vintage recipe as it is Miss T’s 18th birthday! I’ve got a fun vintage salad recipe coming up but today I bring you Chocolate Swirl-Espresso Cheesecake.  

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Brownie With A Bite


With April being declared the month of sweets I don’t seem to be posting as often as I would like.  The flip side to that thought is, I would have too many sweets covering the kitchen counter or the dining … Continue reading

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A Little Sweet Treat


Home sweet home!  Miss T and I had a great time away from home but it is always sweet to come home.  We had some fantastic “girl” time while down in Austin.  Austin is a beautiful town, vibrant, busy, and … Continue reading

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Spring Break


Spring Break!  It’s half over.  UGH!  That went waaaaay too fast.  I’ll be taking a short break from blogging for the next few days.  If you too are on spring break I hope you are making the most of it … Continue reading

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