Saturday, February 19, 2011

Recipe: Luscious Tea Bars

Luscious Tea Bars

from Occident / King Midas flour Collectors Bake Book:

1/2 cup butter (1 stick)
1 cup brown sugar
1 cup half & half
2 cups graham cracker crumbs
1 cup King Midas flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
2 cups coconut
1 cup semi sweet chocolate chips

Cream together butter & sugar, then stir in remaining ingredients. Spread in greased 15 x 10 pan. Bake at 350 for 25 to 30 minutes, until golden brown.


Friday, February 11, 2011

One Mother's Story

A powerful and moving story written by someone I've had the pleasure to communicate with thanks to the magic of the internet.  She has decided to share her heart-wrenching story and I hope her words get to all those who need to hear them.

A Letter To My Son by Lauren Stone

While you're there, check out the other stories on the blog.  Warning:  there are very emotional accounts here, some may even seem to be coming right from your own heart.