Dear Abby.

Dear Abby.

Abby’s Bake Sale was a glowing success. * The girls worked with gusto. * Peddling cookies, brownies, Sophitimom’s Famous S’mores Cuppies *And, Lemonade.Ice cold cups of lemonade.*Free face painting...

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Gift.

Gift.

Summer brings with it a bounty of pleasantries. * Amongst them, a summer school with six dear friends and the twenty-eight children we’ve birthed between us. At our planning...

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Lemon Crumpet Cake

Lemon Crumpet Cake

CONGRATULATIONS to AMANDA the winner of the Antique Kitchen Gadget giveaway! * (and most immense thanks for all of you who commented. Would I could share vintages with each...

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Green Apple Frings

Green Apple Frings

One of my grandmother’s is round and roly. The other tall and string-bean lean. The round one, inspiration behind my baking obsession. Oft worried. Sometimes sighing. Always willing to...

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Candied Popcolorn

Candied Popcolorn

Have you ever pondered the joy that is corn? (No. Before this post, neither had I.) * Cornsider how void life would be without corn chips or cornbread. The...

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cJane’s Mountainous Angel Food Cupcakes

cJane’s Mountainous Angel Food Cupcakes

My {every}morning routine for the past 10 months: 5:45 a.m. Alarm buzzes 5:46 a.m. Snooze alarm 5:55 a.m. Alarm re-buzzes 5:56 a.m. Snooze alarm 6:05 a.m. Alarm re-re-buzzes 6:06...

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Wild Strawberry Cuppies

Wild Strawberry Cuppies

Been grappling with the both of me. * The Diva Side which has deliciously saucy comebacks for minor offences. Like when the lady at the post office slapped my...

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Creamy Cocoa Cookies

Creamy Cocoa Cookies

There are a good many nasties that can be done with one’s mouth. * Burping at the dinner table. Burping away from the dinner table. Speaking guile. Complaining about...

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God’s Green Earth Corncake

God’s Green Earth Corncake

3 p.m. * I’ve figured it out. * I can be a saint Until 3 p.m. * It it then That the ultra-vegan mindset The purest veggie beliefs The...

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