Victorian Sandwich

As if we didn’t have enough cakes, cookies, and other assorted sugar-intensive treats during the holiday season, tells us that January is a National Baking Month. Enjoy this dainty and relatively diet-conscious dessert, Beautiful People!


Poor Lady Flora had tummy aches and her belly started swelling. As she was a lady-in-waiting to the the Queen’s mother, the all-powerful Duchess of Kent, she was seen by the royal physician, Sir Dr Clark. Perhaps, “seen” is inaccurate in this case, because the modest maiden demurely refused to be examined.


The belly kept growing, quite evident in fashionable Victorian dresses, and so did the rumors. “Obviously with child, – whispered the Queen’s Lady of the Bedchamber, the Duchess of Bedford, – Dr Clark said so!” “Terrible! – confirmed Baroness Lehzen, the Queen’s former governess and an avowed enemy of Lady Flora,- What a scandal! Mein Gott! An unmarried madhen, having an affair, and with whom! Ach!” So the Queen wrote in her journal that she suspected Sir John Conroy, the man rumored to have been her mother’s lover, the author of the infamous Kensington system which had cut…

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  1. Nemo&Nancy says:

    Delicious, with warm white chocolate, they will be even greedy…😋😋😋😋 Nemo&Nancy by NemoInCucina!!!

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    1. Thank you so much, dear Nemo, and warm chocolate is a great idea, thank you!

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  2. Your kitchen has been picked for the MYSTERY BLOGGER AWARD! Pick the questions you’d like to answer & get to know some other bloggers!

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    1. Dear Erin, I truly appreciate the honor and I thank you for selecting my blog for this award. However, I am afraid I have to respectfully decline because I am extremely short on time this semester. Thank you again, and many blessings to you!


  3. This sounds like my kind of sandwich, although i doubt i would make a very good delicate lady.

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    1. And who cares about delicate when there is CHOCOLATE on it! I actually made it today – it’s ridiculously easy. Thank you for stopping by, darling!


  4. spearfruit says:

    sharing. Lo

    This looks great Dolly!

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  5. purpleslob says:

    Oh dear! Too many cakes, perhaps?? I shall go hence to see the end of such mischief!

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    1. There is no end, Melinda! We just keep making sweets AND EATING THEM!

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      1. BTW, I wish you could see my nail polish color – you’d flip! I have to stick a couple of fingers into a picture, just for you, my favorite purple person!

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      2. purpleslob says:

        Yes, please!! I wanna see!

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  6. Oh, this Victorian sandwich looks wonderful! Thank you for great article, very interesting! ✨🎉

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    1. Thank you so much, dear friend; I am so glad you like it!

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