Mary Holman is taking coming home to a whole other level — she’s returning to the very kitchen where her grandmother, Dorothy, taught her how to make her famous caramel rolls decades ago.
And not only that, she’s bringing those famous caramel rolls back to her former hometown as the new owner of what was long known as Nellie’s Cafe on Hwy. 14 in Walnut Grove.
“I grew up cooking in here with my grandma,” Holman said, standing between the counter of the restaurant and the back wall where a black-and-white photo of a smiling Dorothy taken at the restaurant hangs. “She taught me to cook. She bought this in 1974, the year I was bo
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