Monthly Archives: April 2012

Zero

In keeping with my food memory theme, I decided to end with a frozen ZERO candy bar (not the highly anticipated zucchini {fooled you Linda!}). I remember getting Zero bars growing up (I seem to remember my mother liked them a lot) and I liked them, there's nothing flavored quite like them. But after I…
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York Peppermint Patties

I'm not sure this qualifies as "food", but I do love a York Peppermint Pattie. My favorite time to have one is after I've eaten at a mexican restaurant. Almost every restaurant I go to has a jar of small York Peppermint Patties sitting on the counter. You drop your quarter in the "candy money"…
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Xtra Helpings

There are some foods that I especially like to get Xtra helpings of. I have a hard time turning down an xtra helping of gooey brownies, steamed sugar snap peas, hot yeast rolls, grilled hot dogs, cold watermelon, or cheesy enchiladas.But I never turn down Xtra servings of hugs, encouraging words, or hand-holding with my…
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Wedding Cake (Mine!)

Our Wedding CakeI love wedding cake. When I go to weddings I always stick around long enough to get a piece of cake. Nothing tastes quite so good (usually, though there was one . . . not a favor of date wedding cake). But the best cake of all was my own. Bucking against the…
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