Lemon Pudding Poke Cake & a Tribute to Grandma

**Originally posted on November 17, 2013**   This is a cake I cannot take any credit for. Everyone, meet my Grandma Christensen. Otherwise known as Zoe (rhymes with boy, not zoh-ee), otherwise nicknamed Zeke and Zed with Grandpa (I'm still not sure which is which...).   On Sunday, November 17, 2013, it will mark 10 years since the passing of this incredible woman. If there is anyone, besides my mom, that I strive to be like, it's my Grandma C. She was the most loving, compassionate, Read more [...]

Lemon Meringue Pie & Tips for Beginners

I'm not going to beat around the bush here, Lemon Meringue Pie is not a walk in the park. It seems relatively simple, but it's actually very technical. And trust me, I am no expert. Yet.   The first time I ever had Lemon Meringue was the second Thanksgiving I was married. My husband grew up on this pie, and it is his absolute favorite. I figured since we'd be married for awhile, I should probably learn how to make it. My first go round with this recipe was alright. I was clueless, so I just Read more [...]