Category Archives: Memories

Christmas Morning Traditions

Well, another Christmas has come and gone.  As we are all picking at turkey leftovers and gathering our ingredients to make our traditional turkey soup, I thought I would share with you my Christmas morning tradition.

When we were growing up, Grandma would stay over every Christmas eve.  That meant that my sister, Cherie, and I would sleep in the same room.  Well, I say sleep, but can you really get a good nights sleep when you know that Santa is going to come and bring you presents?  I didn’t think so 🙂

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Posted by on December 26, 2011 in Memories



Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

So I am back with another baking entry.  I can’t help it, the heart wants what the heart wants 🙂

Jamie and I spent 6 hours in a car yesterday, and when we got home, I really wanted something sweet and salty.  Well, the best combination to satisfy that craving is made with Peanut Butter and Chocolate.

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Country Tea Biscuits

One of the benefits of growing up in the country is that we never learned of the horrors of white flour and carbohydrates until much later in life 🙂

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Posted by on November 14, 2011 in Baking, Breads, Breakfast, Memories


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Farmhouse White Bread

One of my fondest food memories of my Grandma is her Homemade White Bread!  My Grandma used to make dozens of loaves at a time and distribute them among the family.  When I would step off the school bus I could smell the bread from the driveway!  Yummy!  Warm, homemade white bread topped with butter and brown sugar…delicious.  It is also fabulous toasted with butter.

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Posted by on November 11, 2011 in Baking, Breads, Breakfast, Memories


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