Pineapple, Cheese, Cracker Casserole The Good, The 'Not Too Bad' & The Pretty Darn Tasty, Wah, Wah, Wah! You just might love it, Yo, Yo, Echo! (You probably need to watch the video below to get that one) This version of The Good, The Bad and The Ugly is very well done. Take a… Continue reading Pineapple Casserole
A delicious southern favorite, Kentucky Jam Cake...a nod to The Kentucky Derby and The "Run for The Roses"
Stay funny Valentine...stay... As the song says... 'Each day is Valentine's Day!' So...even though Valentine's Day has come and gone...I am posting some of my favorite things that I made for this Valentine's Day. 🙂 I had some challenges with my new laptop and photo program and was unable to get it all worked out… Continue reading Homage to my Danish heritage…Danish Hearts and Cinnamon Rolls!
Remember Dolly Parton telling how to make a fruit cocktail dump cake in Steel Magnolia's? Hmmm...well this post isn't about that!! But in the future I will do a... Cup 'O, Cup 'O, Cup 'O post on that yummy cake and share some photos of those beautiful Magnolia trees in bloom. Nope...this post is about… Continue reading A Cup ‘O, Cup ‘O…times ten…and BOOM, Ten Cup Cookies!
Sunday has always been my favorite day of the week! When I was a young girl Dad and Mom helped each other make breakfast on Sunday. My brothers and sister and I scoured the Sunday Funnies while we waited for breakfast. We went to Church and then came home to the smell of Mom's pot… Continue reading Easy like Sunday morning….and Kentucky style french toast!
Today was the anniversary of Abraham Lincoln's birthday! I thought this would be a good day to post some pictures of Abe Lincoln's Kentucky home. Poppy and I went to see Abe's birthplace last fall. The grounds and surroundings are beautiful and we could imagine Abe running in those woods as a child. There is a small… Continue reading Remembering Honest Abe….his Kentucky home and favorite almond cake!
No crisis....no emergency....just a bit about one of the 'not so odd...ities' in the South! Here in the South.... Cemeteries are in the Church yard! Something that, at first, creeped me out! Now... I find it appropriate, thought-provoking and ...bittersweet! When I first moved to Kentucky, last December, I noticed that cemeteries reside in the… Continue reading A Matter of Life,Death….and a dessert ‘to die for’…Pecan Pie Bars!
Well...Poppy's birthday came and went. There was celebration of another year...along with celebrating a Great Niece's visit and our Brother-In-Law's race victory. He competes in the NMCA (National Muscle Car Association). So we Whooped it up...and Whipped it up! There was Victory... And there was cake... And there was cake! My husband loves coconut... coconut cake... coconut… Continue reading We Whooped it up…and Whipped it up! A Celebration…and Vee’s Italian Cream Cake!
Summer is officially here! Today is the first day of Summer 2012! As we say farewell to another Spring...it is time to plan our Summer activities. To usher in the new season... I pay tribute to my Dad. Summer reminds me of my childhood days...spent with my parents, enjoying trips to the Utah Mountains, cool… Continue reading The First Day of Summer….and a Reel Love!
Thunder Over Louisville marks the beginning of the festivities for the Kentucky Derby. Rated as one of the top 100 events in North America, the Derby Festival's Opening Ceremonies were definitely worth attending...even in the freezing cold weather. The day-long event kicked off two weeks of events that are part of the annual Kentucky Derby Festival. The… Continue reading Thunder over Louisville! Kentucky Derby Days are here…let’s make Derby Day Brownie Pie!