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Meditation and Poptarts

Meditation and Poptarts

It’s 6:00 a.m. and I’m attempting to meditate.  So far, it’s not working.  Oh, I’m “thinking” alright, but it’s not very calming.  I “think” all the time so setting aside time to think about thinking is causing me to overthink even more. My purpose for meditating is to help me find a relaxing state of […]

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Good Neighbors and Zucchini Quiche

Good Neighbors and Zucchini Quiche

I have good neighbors.  Not many houses come up for sale in my neighborhood and I’m sure one of the reasons why is that we are indeed a neighborly group.  Early on in the pandemic, I ran out of hand soap and when I couldn’t find ANY to order from my local grocery deliveries,  my […]

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Fudge Thumbprints and Fifteen

Fudge Thumbprints and Fifteen

Dessert Craze What’s the next big dessert craze going to be?  Anyone have any thoughts on this deep subject?  I’ve lived through my share of fad foods and I’m eagerly awaiting the next.  We’ve had cake pops, cookie store cookies, crazy cupcakes, and drip cakes.  This new fad of scraping the frosting off the sides […]

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Zoom and Lemon Bars

Zoom and Lemon Bars

Missed You!  Welcome back!  I’ve missed chronicling my life through Frankly Southern and letting my long-distance friends see what I’m up to, so with the help of my two amazing, internet-savvy friends (and my own techy spawn), I was able to get my site restored.  There are still some old posts that have not been transferred […]

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Halloween Decorations

Halloween Decorations 2017

I had already decided I wasn’t going to decorate for Halloween when Olivia came home this past weekend.  Neither child (although they are not children anymore) was going to be home on Halloween and I didn’t want to get out all the boxes of decorations just to decorate for myself.  Then, Olivia decided she wanted […]

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Giveaway #2 Beaded Server Winner

Giveaway #2 Beaded Server Winner

Frankly Southern Giveaway #2 – Beaded Pie/Quiche Server Congratulations to: Merry Carol Cotton! Your prize will be on the way!  Thanks for reading along!

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Cupcake Fail

Cupcake Fail

In response to a reader from the Monkey Bread Post I made some lower carb carrot cupcakes with cream cheese frosting for the blog today. The recipe called for whole wheat flour to provide more fiber, yogurt and applesauce to replace the oil and much less sugar to help lower the carbs. I took some […]

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Gummi Bears Cheesecake

Gummi Bears Cheesecake

Gummi bears cheesecake bear claw tootsie roll jelly-o sweet roll. Dragée donut halvah faworki icing. Oat cake croissant cupcake marzipan. Brownie cheesecake marzipan dragée cheesecake cheesecake macaroon. Icing toffee soufflé chocolate bar. Caramels oat cake pudding macaroon macaroon wypas wafer cake oat cake. Pie soufflé brownie bonbon cotton candy sesame snaps chocolate cake jelly-o. Dragée […]

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Candy Canes Wafer Sweet Roll

Candy Canes Wafer Sweet Roll

Tart muffin powder icing. Oat cake tart cheesecake sugar plum cotton candy. Wafer jelly oat cake pastry wypas chocolate bar jujubes wafer croissant. Liquorice macaroon lollipop jelly-o icing cupcake. Jelly beans chocolate jelly liquorice halvah sweet sugar plum jelly. Cotton candy liquorice danish tiramisu marzipan danish tiramisu. Pie jelly croissant oat cake brownie. Lemon drops […]

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