Old Fashion Apple Cake

Its October and nothing in SC feels like Fall. Its highs of 95 and lows of 70 at night. I know soon..well I hope SOON ..it will be feeling like the trees will be changing color and I’ll actually need a sweater. Trying to be patient though..it’s coming! While I wait, I think of all… Continue reading Old Fashion Apple Cake

Fresh Strawberry Lemon Bread

Its been awhile…I think a year to be exact. I stopped posting because I was fighting depression with life’s many events( its all good now) and fighting many emotions on why I was even blogging to begin with. Blogging is a funny thing, when you write and put love into a post that you think… Continue reading Fresh Strawberry Lemon Bread

Summer Fruit Tart

Summer, oh how we long for it..cant wait for it and then it arrives with 98 degree weather and it leaves me tired..unmotivated and dreading the very thought of going outside. In the winter and spring months I day dream of all the exciting things Im gonna do when summer is here…beach, swimming, evening walks,… Continue reading Summer Fruit Tart

Vegan Banana Bread

Let me ask you a question…Do you ever try to find “normal?” Do you ever think you have reached “normal” status in life? I dont ever think I have thought about it on purpose, yet always there is a sense of whether my life is really normal or not. I didn’t really THINK on purpose… Continue reading Vegan Banana Bread

Baking Bits

Vanilla Bean Bread Pudding with Strawberry Sauce

I rarely make dessert for myself..can you believe that? When I make desserts its always with someone else in mind. I guess that’s part of being a mom and a woman. Its built into us that we must think about other people first in our lives. Its not bad, its what makes being a woman/mother… Continue reading Vanilla Bean Bread Pudding with Strawberry Sauce

Sweet Reflection

Why I still make time for Christmas cards

Seems with every passing year, my mailbox receives less and less Christmas cards. I remember as a kid being so excited to go to the end of the long driveway to see what might be in our mailbox each day in December. I remember getting hand full of cards some days and it was exciting… Continue reading Why I still make time for Christmas cards