23 Jul

Family Recipe Mazola Oil Cake

posted by ninahelleny in CULINARY

STORY ON A PLATE is a work in progress, but I thought I would test it out today. My mother and I came up with the idea as a way to share our family recipes with you as well as the stories behind them. I took this picture just moments ago so you could just [...]

20 Jul

Not Just an Ordinary Pop

posted by ninahelleny in CULINARY, ENTERTAINING

I’ve talked about Dessert Pops before but as most of you know I would pick dinner over dessert any day! And if you know that about me, then you also know I love appetizers & party food too. I’m always up for hosting a party & let’s face it the food makes or breaks a [...]

16 Jul

Men Can't Read Our Minds…

posted by ninahelleny in DAILY DIARY

I attended a neighboring town’s Chamber Lunch today and Jane Sanders was the speaker. Jane is the author of GenderSmart: Solving The Communication Puzzle Between Men and Women. She was one of the most entertaining speakers I’ve ever heard at a lunch of this kind. She had everyone’s full attention and I think each person [...]