It was the year 1980. That’s when it began. In that year I was introduced to this recipe by a dear friend – and the rest is history. I made this cake to celebrate my mom’s Christmas-time birthday that year. . . and it has become the only cake request she has had since. It [Continue Reading …]
I will admit – I am the crazy woman outside the grocery store – waiting impatiently for it to open – when fresh cranberries have arrived. There – I’ve said it! I think admission is a big part of my addiction recovery. These gorgeous, tart, healthy little gems, have my heart. As soon as they [Continue Reading …]
There is something to be said for family traditions. Most of them – in my family anyway, have to do with food! It has been fifty Christmases since Chocolate Mint Sticks were introduced into my life. . . . That’s a lot of Christmases. These soft, sweet, chocolate/peppermint masterpieces have been part of my Christmases [Continue Reading …]
Moist, filled with whole cranberries, and topped with a warm butter sauce. A cake sure to become a family tradition.