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Eid Cake!

I made this cake for an Eid gathering at my house. Everyone loved it and it tasted great too. There were no leftovers! I don’t know if I’m happy about that, or not…


Zucchini Pie - Zucchini Love

When a friend invited me to a picnic, I wanted to bake something easy, filling but light at the same time and something salty this time. 509 more words


Croissants and Danish Pastries

Continuing my exploration of laminated pastry making, I made a batch of croissant dough. The recipe is very similar to that for Danish pastry.

I followed Paul Hollywood’s recipe for croissants from his well written and very informative book… 443 more words

Sweet Food

S'Mores Cake and Spice Cupcakes

Baking Date: July 25, 2014

For the end of the season baseball gathering for my son Alex’s team, we had a pool party. Families brought sides, salads, appetizers, and we ordered fried chicken.   286 more words


Lemon Blueberry Layer Cake

Baking Date: July 18, 2014

Each summer when my sister from Toronto comes for a visit with her family, we have a get together we call Cousins and Crabs. 394 more words


Take two: Pineapple Upside-Down Cake

Quality control and a hungry husband means that one cake a week is never enough! Here is the second attempt at a classic American Pineapple Upside-Down Cake.

Gratuitous close up? Yes please…