Ain't no sunshine when she's gone.... ok...I know, I know, I know...maybe you didn't miss me that much but I missed being here! I love that song! Have you ever counted how many I know, I know, I know's there are in that song? If you enjoy that song like I do...you can give a… Continue reading It’s Bourbon Appreciation Month! A great time to post a recipe share with my Aunt B! Bourbon Pecan Bars…yum huh!
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!
Today was one of those great 'Combo' days... The Kentucky Derby and Cinco de Mayo! No lengthy post today about the history or traditions of either event or celebration...just something to 'whet your appetite'... Appetizers! Although I didn't go to Churchill Downs this year to enjoy the event (Kentucky Derby), there were treats to celebrate the… Continue reading Those Devils…Riding Horseback! A Derby Day treat…and our new Salsa recipe for Cinco de Mayo!
A Holiday coming up and National Bake Week! What a great combo! I have been busy baking..I wake 'n bake! I baked nearly every day and so...time to get some of those wonderful goodies posted! I definitely wanted to share another childhood family favorite...Grandma Alice's Gumdrop Cake. I have to tell you...Poppy is surprised at how tasty… Continue reading National Bake Week…and Easter! What a week! Celebrate the goodness!
Ok...you had the Taco Soup...right? Ready for dessert? We had...Kentucky Spice Cookies (with Vanilla Ice Cream)! They are tasty! If you love gingersnaps or gingerbread...I think you'll love these snappy gems also. I found this recipe in my San Francisco A La Carte cookbook (go figure). According to SFALC... "The recipe for these marvelous morsels… Continue reading Yes…we had dessert…Kentucky Spice Cookies…Yum!