The Secret Ingredient Is Love
Papa. We didn't get to see them very often
, but when we did, we could count on having a piece of Nana's
delicious coffee cake.
When Nana passed away, my Mom discovered that the recipe Nana had been
pleasung us with for years was actually one that she'd won a state
home ec prize for creating.
The difference was that Mom's recipe featured cocoa, while Nana took
it out and doubled the cinnamon sugar and nuts.
I was tickled when Mom wrote the recipe down for me, knowing how much
i loved that from scratch treat.
I found the recipe tucked in a box of kitchen doodads today.
I think it is time to share the love with the boys, now that they are
old enough to understand...