Category Archives: DESSERTS

 Today, I sat next to a sweet little girl, who goes by the name of Abbigail. She held my hand and intently explained: “Last week was my birthday and I had banana splits!” to which I responded “WOW, those are my favorite!”  Abbi said, “Not CAKE, I hate CAKE!”  If only I hated CAKE! This […]

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I changed the layout of my front page. Let me know if you like it or hate it! also I’m curious . . . if you’re curious? I receive a lot of mail like this one: Hi Jonna, You rarely divulge anything about yourself. How come? Personally, I think it might be fun to learn […]

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Cake. “You CAN have your cake and eat it too.”  Remember that! I told you recently what my favorite Pasta dish is. Now . . . I’ll show you my favorite Cake or Cupcake and frosting. It’s this! Usually referred to as German Chocolate Cake. FYI: 1852 – Sam German created the mild dark baking chocolate […]

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What do Caramels and the Garden have to do with one another? Nothing! That’s precisely the way I wanted it. Homemade Caramels are a staple in this house, and I often try new recipes. I already knew that this one was a winner, since my good friend Teressa brings these at Christmas. Since I officially […]

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