Thursday, July 8

Grama's Lemon Cake Recipe


my grandmom Elly






I finally called my mother the other day, to request she copy a few recipes for me. One in particular that I wanted was for my grandmom's lemon cake. I ate slabs of this cake at every family get-together for ages. My mother baked a dozen of these cakes for my wedding, with my grandmom's help. 



cooling wedding cakes on Fiestaware dishes


At that time, just over 3 years ago, my grandmom (who has Alzheimer's) could still recall a bit of how to adjust the recipe with her own special tweaks. She put the icing on the cakes.


{grandmom icing a chocolate cake with vanilla icing}











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