Cupcake Fondue and Valentine Table Decor

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When my daughter asked if we could host the Thespian Troupe Valentine’s mixer I of course agreed.  Not only do I love having the kids at our house but I know these opportunities will be coming to an end soon as Tessa will graduate in June.  I will miss having dozens of teenagers in my house, making lots of noise playing the piano and singing, dancing, talking and just having a good time together. The kids all bring snacks but you know me, I can’t not make something! Earlier this [Continue Reading…]

Holiday Traditions – Fondue!

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Happy 2008!  Well, the decorations are down and packed away and the sweet college boys head back to school tomorrow.  So before we get “back down to business” I thought I’d share one more Wilkes family fun, holiday  tradition.  For at least the last 30 years our family has enjoyed fondue on Christmas Eve – even when it wasn’t the “fashionable” thing to do!  We’re not sure how or why the tradition started other than it was the 70’s and someone gave my mom a fondue pot.  But once you [Continue Reading…]