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Winter Begins December 21st.

Winter Begins December 21st.

Winter is a welcome since that grants me permission to turn on the oven and leave it until I’m tired of baking…   instead of just taking care of the necessities.  Winter also specifies chocolate covered cherries and fruit cake that everyone has but no one eats.  Moreover, winter brings peppermint candy which is sometimes covered in white chocolate.   Let us not forget that it will sometimes snow… and that brings hot chocolate with little tiny marshmallows.  It means Christmas is coming around the corner and with it brings the yearly event of decorating cookies, mainly in red and green.  […]

Fall Dessert Bars and Petit Fours

Fall Dessert Bars and Petit Fours

I was thinking about fall and Thanksgiving and was looking for inspiration for dessert bars.  I found this dessert bar from A Trendy Wedding and love it.  I particularly like the pears.  I thought why not take a page from candy apples and make some candy Seckel pears?   I would make my cake truffles in spice and pumpkin flavors, add to that ginger cookies in leaf shapes.  Mini pumpkin cheesecakes that were such a hit last year, and perhaps scratch-made candy corn.  I just cannot wait to start developing recipes! It's time to start planning those family get-togethers.  Orders […]

Art after Dark in Waynesville throughout the summer

Art after Dark in Waynesville throughout the summer

Art After Dark is a gallery crawl in Waynesville, NC.¬†¬† On the¬† first Friday of the month from May until October, Main Street becomes magical.¬†¬† It is a special time where all the participating galleries and stores open their doors after hours and invite all of us to join them.¬† The next one is Friday, July 2nd.¬† For a complete schedule, please visit the Waynesville Gallery Association. Most of the galleries will offer food and wine, and some will have live music provided by our very talented local bands. ¬† Mostly,¬† Art After Dark offers opportunity to meet and speak […]