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Everyone likes pie (apparently)

Following on from my post yesterday (or was it early this morning..?), here’s a slight modification for those wanting pie charts.    So back to my original data, we have to choose one data set to graph since pie charts don’t do well with multiple dimensions.   667 more words


Lemon Cake Topped with Strawberries and Pistachios

Now that New England farms seem to have recovered from the harshest of harsh winters, and summer fruits are abundant and most importantly, ripe, I can’t help but plan each recipe-test around Saturday’s finest from the local farm-stand. 452 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…


A 70th Birthday Bake

It was a pleasure to have been asked to make a birthday cake for a wonderful and inspiring woman. Fruit cake was requested so I made my ‘simmer and stir’ cake which we had for our Christmas cake last year, and it was delicious. 653 more words


Pineapple upside down cake

What you need…

For the topping

50g softened butter

50g light soft brown sugar

7 pineapples rings in syrup, drained and syrup

7 glacé cherries… 138 more words


Fruit "Cake"

“Fruit” Cake

No recipe needed! Just some fresh fruit and creativity! The photo speaks for itself!!


Grandma's Christmas Cake, Part 1 - The Fruit

Now is, believe it or not, the perfect time to start making your Christmas cake. In fact, you’re already late! In an ideal, very organised world, my mum likes to have her Christmas cake baked by April/May so that she can feed it for a good few months, before icing it. 384 more words