The Dogwood Tree

As Easter approaches I’ve been thinking a great deal about the traditions surrounding my faith.  Growing up my sister and I always awoke on Easter morning to a large Easter basket filled with goodies.  We would spend time going thru the items the Easter Bunny left and then we would move on to the Easter […]


Greetings! It’s the first week of January 2015.  The ball has dropped and writers everywhere are sprucing up their articles on New Year’s Resolutions.  Blah, Blah, Blah. I’m almost 50 years old (there I said it!) and I’m so tired of making the same mistake every year.  I know you’ve done it too.  You’ve uttered […]

It’s what you learn


Easy Easter Bunny Cake

Growing up my mother used to make this Easter Bunny Cake each year.  I love the combination of buttercream frosting and coconut.  Here’s how this one was made: Here’s what you’ll need: 1 white boxed cake mix (make per instructions on box) 1 double-batch of buttercream frosting (click for recipe) 2 bags of sweetened coconut […]