Mom’s Divinity

Christmas isn’t Christmas without Mom’s cookie platter at the end of dinner: ┬ásugar cookies, walnut snowballs, white fruitcake, apricot bars, almond crescents, toffee and divinity — pink (my favorite) and white. Divinity is like eating a tablespoon of sugar — but you have to have a couple of those at Christmas. I think it’s out […]

Mom’s Delicious Chocolate and Pecan Toffee

Christmas just isn’t Christmas until Mom’s toffee arrives! 2 c. (1 lb.) butter 2 1/2 c. sugar 1 package (8 oz) semisweet chocolate chips 2 packages (4 oz each) of milk chocolate 6-8 oz of pecans, ground Lightly butter an 11 x 15″ shallow baking pan and set aside. Combine butter and sugar in a […]