All this week on Jersey Moms Blog, in honor of Mother’s Day, we are sharing our mother’s or grandmother’s or great grandmother’s best recipe. My great-grandmother, Bessie, lives on in my memory as the quintessential white-haired old dear. When I was a kid, she lived with my grandparents (my grandma was her daughter) in a two-bedroom […]
It’s hard to believe my six-year-old didn’t go to bed last night until 11 p.m. But it is even harder to accept the fact that she woke us before 7 this morning. “What the hell?” I asked myself, as I rolled over and cracked open one blood-shot eye to look at her. Yes, it’s the […]
Wherever I roam, my radar is tuned to the chocolate frequency. Boardwalk fudge shoppes, big city artisan chocolatiers, small town bakeries, and specialty grocery stores always grab my attention like a cat distracted by a shiny object.