Category Archives: Dessert

Country Charm

When a country girl sweetly requests a ride into the city, she’s not trying to be cute. Her intention isn’t to steal your heart or dine with your family. A country girl is anything but incabable. She can rope a hundred cattle in a row and ride a horse bareback. Yes, a country girl is […]

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A Slight Clink Of Glass

If alcoholism didn’t run rampant in my family, Car Bombs would be a nightly guest in my house. No need for the whiskey, all we need is a shooter of sweet Bailey’s and an icy pint of creamy Guinness. I adore everything about this drink. The rush of beating every man at the table. The […]

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Seven

Seven years ago a girl walked into a friend’s kitchen and had the breath knocked out of her. A boy she had never met accomplished this with his fiery red hair and sweet shyness. Yes, she was certain they had known each other for a thousand years. All outside activity slowed and muted, leaving these […]

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How Did I Get Here?

I have “episodes”. Hey, don’t give me that look. Perhaps you can relate. Scene #1: Cruising town in your car. The stereo is softly playing  this song and you are in a world of thought. Your mind is fluttering over memories and checklists. You find yourself sitting at a stop light. Wait a second! You […]

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The Devil Wears Velvet

I have never understood Red Velvet or the fanatics that lust over it. Why does this cake have such a cult following? Perhaps it’s not the cake itself, but the heavenly Cream Cheese Frosting that has people fooled. Heck, that stuff is good on anything. Plop it on a piece of fried chicken and I […]

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