It’s A Sweet Marriage

Maybe it began with the chocolate cherry cordial. Perhaps, it began with the fondue pot. It might have even begun with Lorraine Lorusso. (Who was she?) Dear Readers, the “it” about which I am speaking is the notable, eye-catching chocolate covered strawberry. The Perfect Combination Miss NiNi has often enjoyed the ambrosial goodness of many […]

The Loop-de-Loop That Changed Baking History

His name was Doc—D. R. “Doc” Rice. Have you ever heard of him Dear Readers? Miss NiNi hadn’t until my mind’s academia searched for answers to a baking question. I discovered that single-handedly, Doc changed a well-loved baked treat into what we recognize today as the popular Hostess cupcake. I’m getting a little ahead of […]