There is nothing like the sweet taste of great desserts throughout the holiday season. If you want your sweets and also want to stay healthy, Dr. Velonda Thompson has the combination for you. She will be hosting a holiday tasting and book signing this Saturday. Guests will have the opportunity to sample the healthy desserts from her cookbook. The options include her vegetarian Sweet Potato Cheesecake with ginger snap crust or graham cracker crust and Cranberry Sweet Potato Cake with a rum buttercream icing just to name a few.
During the event Dr. Thompson will launch her new line of Sweet Potato Delights and sign her book “Beyond Candied Yams and Sweet Pie.” With all of the excitement around the holiday’s, it is great to get an early start and plan a healthy and fulfilling meal. Guests will be able to place orders as well. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Detroit Area Agency on Aging’s Holiday Meals on Wheels program. The organization delivers meals to thousands of seniors on Thanksgiving, Christmas, Easter and Labor Day.
“This holiday tasting is a wonderful opportunity for people to continue practicing their wholistic lifestyle of health and wellness even throughout the holidays. And, they have to opportunity to support seniors in our community who may not get a meal and the proper nutrition on a holiday,” say Dr. Velonda Thompson.
When: 11.9.13 from 2:00pm -5:00pm
Where: Stef-n-Ty Store
277 Iron Street Unit 124
To RSVP for the holiday dessert tasting and book signing, please call (877) 888-3546 or visit http://sweetpotatodelights.eventbrite.com.
Peace and blessings,