Month: May 2012

Sand Cake Trifle

Last updated on February 15th, 2021 It’s official!  Summer has arrived.  With the Memorial Day kick off yesterday, summer has begun.  I’m gladly welcoming the sandy beach days, cool summer treats, and evening picnics under the stars. To kick off the summer season, I made a sand cake dessert for a barbeque yesterday.  Requiring no cooking, this […] Read more…

90th Birthday Party Ideas

Last updated on February 15th, 2021 Ninety is a big age milestone.  I can’t imagine what it must be like to have experienced ninety wonderful years of life. It’s definitely a cause for celebration.  When we decided a number of months ago to throw my grandmother a 90th surprise birthday party, I was excited to have the honor of […] Read more…

Chocolate Drizzled Coconut Macaroon Nest Cookies

Last updated on February 15th, 2021 I love coconut macaroon cookies.  Not to be confused with their spelling cousin macarons, coconut macaroons are definitely a dessert that I can tackle in the kitchen.  Their sweet pillowly goodness of coconut, vanilla, and egg whites (lots of egg whites) baked into a mountain melts in your mouth. […] Read more…