Valentines' Day Cupcakes


I drool over every, fancy cupcake book I see.  But, I know myself.  I don’t have the patience for REALLY cool cupcakes.  I make quick and easy cupcakes . . . maybe with a little twist.  Since it is nearing Valentines’ Day I decided that today was the today for the little food gifts.  I […]

Happy Halloween to the Neighbors

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EAT, DRINK AND BE SCARY ! -Unknown- journal entry: Most holidays contain too much sugar.  Not the holidays but the holiday food.  I try to be a little early in taking things around.  Just to be kind to stomachs and to parents who are frantic to avoid another sugar buzz.  Generally the frosting is where […]

Happy Birthday George !

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Q.     What do you give a 900 pound gorilla for his birthday? A.    I don’t know.  But you better hope that he likes it ! journal entry: George is turning two.  He happened to be visiting Grandma with his family for the week-end.  George doesn’t live where Grandma lives.  So, we gathered up all […]

Grandma's Pink Cupcakes


“Pink, pink, pink . . . give me everything in PINK.” -Miss Piggy- journal entry: You may think that anyone can decorate cupcakes.  I am here to tell you that I didn’t think I could.  I knew I could frost cupcakes and put sprinkles on them.  I wasn’t sure about anything fancy.  I was especially […]

Teeny Tiny Cupcakes

“Everything in the world is so big to a child.  Big people.  Big dogs.  Big cups.  Big food. Little things are such a relief now and then.” -Grandma- journal entry: To celebrate anything it seems that we need lots of food.  At a celebration, grandmas make lots of fun things which little children can eat […]