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Tuesdays with Dorie BWJ: Amaretti

My husband is half-Sicilian, and he and his family live for Italian-American bakery sweets in a way that I can’t quite understand.  I knew he’d be all over… 172 more words

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Seasonal Shift & A SNAP Cookie

SNAP! Summer vacay from grief is over. Turn the clock back and the fall of darkness begins to overwhelm me. The anxiety of the holidays hovers and all I can think about is that empty seat at the table. 487 more words


Toffee Zucchini Oat Squares

Going through my camera these past few days I’ve come across numerous recipes that have yet to make their way onto the blog. This is the first of many to pop up in the next few weeks.

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Tuesdays with Dorie BCM: Palets de Dames, Lille Style

In case you didn’t think Dorie Greenspan’s sweets were well-represented here (I’ve only made about 300 of them), I’m thrilled to tell you that Tuesdays with Dorie, the… 304 more words

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Milk Bar Baking

Christina Tosi’s Momofuku Milk Bar cookbook came out a while ago, but I never treated myself to a copy until a few months ago. Since then, whenever I have an occasion that calls for baking, I just want to try another recipe from it. 303 more words


Banana Chocolate Chip Muffin Top Cookies

My sister Rachel has started to become a little baker herself.  Unfortunately, I can’t take any credit for this recipe, only the pictures.  My sister had found this recipe online a long time ago.   378 more words

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Halloween Candy Monster Cookies

Yea, so we have leftover Halloween candy; enough fun-sized M&Ms to make a double batch of these soft, peanut-buttery Monster cookies. I lost count of how many 16-piece fun-sized packets I had to open. 348 more words