Luscious Lemon Cake

Luscious Lemon Cake | From My Sweet Heart

“SING ME A LOVE SONG IN A SLOW, SOUTHERN DRAWL TO THE TUNE OF SUNNY DAYS . . .”  Kellie Elmore. What are your thoughts on lemon cake? Lemon cake to me is an edible love song.  It’s devouring sunshine no matter what the weather.  And it’s always uplifting.  The Cake Slice bakers are baking…

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Lemon Ricotta Pancakes with Blueberry Maple Syrup

Lemon Ricotta Pancakes with Blueberry Maple Syrup | From My Sweet Heart

“ALL HAPPINESS DEPENDS ON A LEISURELY BREAKFAST.”  John Gunther. It is so nice when I have time to make breakfast.  Actually, it is so nice when I have time to EAT breakfast!  Most mornings I find myself standing at my kitchen counter and gulping down a yogurt; or just grabbing a Starbucks along the way…

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Vintage Cakes: Lemon & Almond Streamliner Cake


“TRAVELING IS LIKE FLIRTING WITH LIFE.  IT’S LIKE SAYING, I WOULD STAY AND LOVE YOU, BUT I HAVE TO GO; THIS IS MY STATION.”  Lisa St. Aubin de Teran. Travel back to the 1930’s on the Zephyr, the Flying Yankee, or the Comet.  It was the golden age of train travel, when comfort and convenience…

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Raspberry Madeleines with Meyer Lemon Curd

Raspberry Madeleines with Meyer Lemon Curd | From My Sweet Heart

“FIND SOMETHING YOU’RE PASSIONATE ABOUT AND KEEP TREMENDOUSLY INTERESTED IN IT.”  Julia Child. These cookies were shared in 2011 at a very special Valentine’s Day Celebration Event.  Anna, from Crunchy Creamy Sweet hosted some amazing and creative bloggers with their favorite sweet recipes.  I wanted to share a new twist on one of my most…

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Lotta Lemon Pie

Lotta Lemon Pie | From My Sweet Heart

“IT IS PROBABLE THAT THE LEMON IS THE MOST VALUABLE OF ALL FRUIT FOR PRESERVING HEALTH.”  Maud Grieve: A Modern Herbal (1931). Ahhhh Maud….I hope you are right!  Then there’s all the more reason we should all eat this sweet, creamy, tangy pie …and often!  It’s not that there’s a crazy amount of lemon in…

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