Looking for something sweet that is super easy to make, feeds a crowd and is delicious? Well, I found it for you. As you can tell I am pretty much obsessed with Sarah Carey’s videos from Martha Stewart Everyday Living. She is just so cute and I love her sense of humor. She is just a natural in front of the camera and I cannot wait to share her videos with my classes and discuss them. It is going to add so much to their cooking experience that I cannot give them in 45 minutes. But, there is a big downside. These teens are going to want to eat the food!!! I am sharing these bars with my classes on Friday as a first week treat. Really I’m using it as a bribe to keep them from changing classes. Oh, who am I kidding? I really should be preparing something disgusting because I have 33 students in all four of my classes. It is going to next to impossible to teach this many in a lab, but hopefully they will be all little angels and it will be a breeze. I will keep you posted.
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I ask myself, do I really have a part-time job? When I get off at 12 it seems to me that I have worked all day. I’ve taught 4 classes and have seen 125 students. It is nonstop for me and time just flies by. My hours are 8-12, but at 12 it is just like I have another job! I am busy to the point that I wonder what happens to my free afternoon. With more time I find myself with less time to just relax! It seems that I don’t have time to enjoy my front porch with a good book or eat lunch on my deck. I haven’t plugged in my sewing machine in 2 years! In the three years that I have had this blog many hours have been spent writing, planning, shopping , cooking, eating, and learning to use a camera. Thank goodness that I do have a busy life. What would happen to me without all this stuff to do???? Now for the recipe for this wonderful Coffee Cake that my sister-in-law gave me years ago that has saved my life for many showers, brunches, and for something sweet at 10:00 o’clock at night!
Mixed up Popcorn
The name says “mixed up” popcorn, but I really think that it is “kicked up” popcorn. This is good stuff. Just for your information this stuff is very addictive. I don’t really care for caramel popcorn, but this is more on the side of popcorn and other stuff covered in pralines. I first had this several years ago when I last went on a real vacation. You know the kind where you stay for a week or more and read several books while sitting in a chair with the beach breeze gently blowing your hair. The kind of time that you never want to end. You have no trouble sleeping. Work is someone else’s problem. The only decision that you have to make is what are you’re having for dinner. I need that right now. Anyway, Anna made this Mixed Up Popcorn for our vacation and it was a fight for the last bite. It is that good!