The Mennonite Girls Can Cook have some announcements. We started our journey together when I was still covering my grey roots and now I’m letting my grey shine. On 6/8/2018, Lovella posted one of the first recipes that appeared on our blog in June of 2008. Here’s that post with our first announcement, Zwieback. Judy posted our last Bread for the Journey on Sunday. On Monday June 11, 2018, Lovella posted Ten Years of Mennonite Girls Can Cook.
I’m putting this post together to help me remember much of what went on with the “girls” the last 10 years with links to some memorable posts from the other “girls”. This will be an ongoing post as I search and find posts to add links to.
West Coast Women’s show kitchen stage.
Marg and Judy’s epic birthday celebration at Harrison Hot Springs.
Mennonite West Coast event in Fresno, California, where plans begin for our next cookbook.
Mini book tour in Bellingham and Vancouver.
Celebrations Book Launch in Chilliwack and Abbotsford.
Winnipeg book signings.
West Coast Women’s Show
Some of the girls traveled by train to spend the day in the Seattle area ending at my home.
Lepp Farm Market Paska Cooking Class
Lepp Farm Market Christmas Cookie Class
Bread for the Journey Book launch
Indiana and Ohio for the openings of the play using our name.
Christmas gatherings over the years.
Some of us were able to gather on Monday June 11th in British Columbia to celebrate the end of this chapter in the Mennonite Girls Can Cook’s lives. Thank you to Lovella and her beloved for a wonderful evening reminiscing and doing what we do best, sharing the food we have cooked.
It’s been a great 10 years and I thank my God always when I think of these girls and all I’ve been privileged to experience because of our growing friendship filled with encouragement, laughter, conversation and prayer. This Tenship will continue with my everyday friends.