Category Archives: Food

Cookies #8minutememoir

  While we were living in Tokyo cupcakes were a very popular treat. Cupcake shops were popping up everywhere in the US, but not many in Tokyo. I loved cupcakes before they were cool. Kristina and Ruth always seemed to … Continue reading

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Our Week

I am not doing a good job of keeping you updated on what we are doing. It has been busy with the start of a new semester…preparing lessons and baking and more baking. I would welcome any treat ideas you … Continue reading

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Day 53- More Cookies

Cutler’s is a sandwich shop in Centerville, Utah that I like to visit whenever I am there. They have great sandwiches, soup and best of all cookies. They make several different kinds but I am partial to their sugar cookies. … Continue reading

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Day 39-Taco Monday and the Missionaries

Yes, I know that probably should be Taco Tuesday like it is at my niece, Nicole’s house. However, I will be serving her famous Taco’s a la Nicole. They involve smearing a soft  flour tortilla with guacamole and then wrapping … Continue reading

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Day 34- Cupcakes

It isn’t any secret that I love making cupcakes. Not so much the baking of them, the the filling, frosting and sprinkling of them. You can find evidence of this on my other blog, Vanilla Carrots. I decided that for … Continue reading

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Day 33- Girl Scout Cookies

Although they won’t be delivered until early March, I ordered Girl Scout cookies from every girl scout selling them in our ward. I have never ordered 33 boxes of girl scout cookies before. P.S. We don’t plan to eat them … Continue reading

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Day 20- Donut Tip

My grandchildren* love Shipley’s donuts and in my effort to satisfy all their food cravings, (Wendy’s, Chick-fil-a, Sonic, Starbuck’s hot chocolate…) I got up and made a run to Shipley’s this morning. After I paid I noticed that the tip … Continue reading

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Day 19- Fondant Cake

When my granddaughter Maddie arrived from South Africa last month, she told me she wanted to try making a cake with fondant. Maddie loves watching cooking shows and especially shows about cakes. Yesterday we shopped for fondant and today we … Continue reading

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Day 6-Lunch

Not long after we moved to this neighborhood last year I became aware of “The Friendly Guys.” They live down the street from me. They walk every morning for 6 or more miles. I see them everywhere and often. They … Continue reading

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Day 6-Thoughts on Serving

A few days ago I received an email explaining that a family at my church needed dinner brought in for awhile. The father recently had surgery to have a kidney removed. A friend had set up an online calendar, but … Continue reading

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