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Lemon Meringue Pie

Lemon Meringue Pie

You know the feeling when you cook your first “grown up” dessert really well? For me, that was Lemon Meringue Pie. I was in tenth grade at school, taking hospitality class and had the assessment task of making a dessert. 510 more words

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Red Line Justice

Bad things can happen on the Chicago Transit Authority’s Red Line. It runs 24/7, which sounds convenient, but in actuality means there are a lot of people awake at hours that they really shouldn’t be. 494 more words

North Carolina Man Arrested After Beating Police In Doughnut-Eating Contest

A North Carolina man who beat police officers in a doughnut-eating contest got his ‘just desserts’ the next day after they realized that he was a wanted man. 92 more words


OOTD :: of lemon bars, 16 years and perpetuity

Sixteen years ago today, in seven layers of hellish tulle, in 112-degree heat and a limo that had no a/c, after a typical Catholic ceremony that involved much sitting down/standing up/kneeling, I officially became Mrs. 444 more words


OOTD :: of horrible heat but delectable deliciousness

Hullo, Wordless Wednesday!

Thank you for the delectable Crema de Fruta and for the patience and forbearance to take these shots wearing a wool blend cardi and scarf in 112-degree heat. 27 more words


OOTD :: of just desserts, yellows and farewells

Yep, this is it, folks! The end of :: MCC :: Summer Edition!

I’ve decided that I am going to count my going back to work as my official end of summer, even if that work is a week of student-free prepping and conferences. 572 more words



Baking is a funny thing.  When I talk to the kitchen-challenged folks I meet, just about all of them can still attest that they have a go-to baked good that they can whip up and bring to work/playground/pencil wholesaler (I don’t know how people spend their days!) without fear of poisoning someone.   703 more words

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