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Shortbread and Apricot Bars


I adapted this recipe from one on epicurious.com several years ago and it has become a family favorite.  The shortbread would be great just by itself, but teamed with a layer of apricot and walnut filling plus a light dusting of confectioners’ sugar, it is simply delicious.  279 more words

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Split Levels

Happy Valentine’s Day Eve! Are you sick of all the heart-shaped food posts in the blogosphere yet? Sorry, I have another one. To celebrate Valentine’s Day, I made my all-time favorite bar cookie. 426 more words

Recipes

Chocolate Dulce De Leche Bars

Call me the uncertain Siren, keeping sentry over heaving oceans, afraid to beckon you; frightened that my foolish desires will leave you shipwrecked on rocky shores below. 292 more words

Life

Perfect Chewy Brownies

Brownies can basically be classified into 3 different types: cakey, fudgey, or chewy. People tend to have definite preferences for which type of brownie they love. 551 more words

Chocolate

Nutella Crispie Treats

I can’t believe that in the roughly 16 years since I first encountered Nutella, this didn’t occur to me sooner. But, hot damn! I’m glad it did. 324 more words

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orange cardamom bars

my obsession with cardamom dates back to the summer i spent volunteering in jerusalem. in the old city, there is this coffee shop that sells fresh-ground turkish coffee to order. 551 more words

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Lemon Custard Bars

Lemon season is right now; they are very fresh and I have a whole box of them my wonderful brother in Texas sent me.  The incredible lemon scent when I opened the box about knocked me over! 274 more words