It’s a Seuss Kind of Day

Oh the places I have been.  For a girl born in the Oklahoma  Panhandle and raised in Southwest Kansas, Reno Nevada is a whole different world; and the road I travelled to get here was (to quote The Beatles) long and winding. The wonderful thing about the journey is that I have gotten to share…

Rainy Tuesday Morning Musings

Fun baking today, I get to start on a batch of decorated sugar cookies for a Dr. Seuss birthday party on Friday.  I LOVE making decorated cookies.  Watching them go from butter, eggs, sugar and flour to these beautiful finished cookies gives me a sense of accomplishment. But as I am digging through the jumble…

Super Easy Dip for Super Bowl Parties

Many, many moons ago, I lived in a tiny apartment with my 2 small girls, in a small Kansas town.  As happens when you have kids, you get to be friends with the other moms because…well, let’s face it, misery loves company; and who better to commiserate with a mom of 2 small kids than…

Orange Fudge Cake

I am a New England Patriots Fan!!!  Not just a fan, but a FAN.  So it is fitting that my first official blog post is the recipe for the New England Patriots cake I made for our small Super Bowl party tomorrow. But I digress…This is really about the cake; the dark chocolate fudge cake…