T.G.F.G.F.

At first I thought I would call this post, Thank Goodness It’s Friday.

Then I remembered when my week really brightened.

It was actually a Thursday. The day was dreary, the first really grey day in two weeks. I was tired and the day had been long. I needed something. My mother had requested I bake something for a family friend currently in the hospital. I didn’t need the extra encourage.

Out came my Grandmi’s Purity Cookbook:

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The recipe I wanted was on the last page. Where it originated from I’ll never know. But, the first image of my grandma that ever comes to mind is her, white curly hair, a crisp pink blouse, tucked into a thick almost tweed-fabric skirt, stirring the chocolate and margarine as they slowly melted on the stove. I think this is one of favourite memories of my grandma, and one of the things that really makes me feel connected to her.

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Oh and how delicious these are.

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Chocolatey. Sweet.

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Ooey and gooey. Fudgie.

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After a crazy, busy, rough first week, Thank Goodness For Grandmi’s Fudgies.

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5 Comments

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5 responses to “T.G.F.G.F.

  1. Even though your first week was busy and rough, hopefully it was also good 🙂 Chocolate seems like the perfect way to unwind for sure.

  2. A chocolate treat brightens any day! Are you going to share the recipe or is it a family secret?!

  3. Dora

    I want fudge!!! ❤ Bronwyyyyyyyyyyn!!!!! (Yes, it is me!!)

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