Juneteenth Desserts, Red Foods and the Food Network’s take on Juneteenth

Heyyyyy y’all! Juneteenth is here. Let the BBQ sauce flow. Let the red soda pop chill. And let the celebration of remembrance begin!! Today I am going to talk about Juneteenth desserts and all the delicious food that accompany those sweet treats during Juneteenth. But first, let’s take a moment to remember why this holiday…

Good bread, 100 Cookies and Lena The Poet

Listen to this week’s podcast sharing more about today’s post. Today I am going to start today’s post singing the praises of a new cafe in Dayton Ohio called Grist. This new addition to the downtown Dayton scene “produces fine-dining caliber bread, pasta, and specialty provisions” as shared on their website. I had their Smore…

Desserts at Disney

Last year our family went to Disney World. In spite of the pandemic which derailed our plans three years in the making, we made it! And we had a blast. For seven days, we rode rides, watched performances, walked everywhere and ate everything. From the burgers at Cosmic Ray’s Starlight Cafe to the Dole Whip…

Help! I need a cookie!

Have you ever heard the term bad things comes in threes? Well If you haven’t  now you have. Honey let me tell you how I had three crazy stressful situations  come at me and how I stressed baked my way through each one. Some time ago I talked about how dessert can make celebratory moments…

Chrissy Teigen, My Momma and Scholarships

What does Chrissy Teigen, my momma and scholarships have in common? So Christy Teigen, my momma and scholarships. What’s the connection. As I shared last time, my son’s dessert at Thanksgiving sparked joy and a feeling of comfort that only my mommas spirit could do. It was like she was reborn in the cheesecake. Not…