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Favorite cookie recipes

Hey everyone! I saw a post the other day on Facebook about Christmas cookies and it got me thinking.

I LOVE COOKIES. Not a little bit. 682 more words

Family Life

Gooseberry pie

It’s a good year for gooseberries. Our supply of them seems to be limited only by our tolerance for the spines. Gooseberry jam, gooseberry ice cream, and the tartest, most gorgeous pie… 130 more words


How (not) to Curb Your Sweet Tooth

Many years ago, I decided I was not going to buy sweets anymore. If I wanted cookies or cake or pie, I would have to make them myself. 188 more words


Very Berry Cheese Cake

We had a Pot Luck Christmas Party at our friend’s house and I decided to make a cheese cake. So I made this Very Berry Cheese Cake. The colour matches with Christmas???

Cooking & Baking

Spanish Flan

Since I had a very yummy Spanish Flan at a restaurant in Madrid in 2001, flan has become one of my favourite sweets. I always dread how much sugar you use in it…so diabetic-unfriendly stuff. 161 more words

Cooking & Baking

Orange Cake

Having friends over is such a good excuse to bake. I normally wouldn’t experiment for guests, but I was pretty sure of the orange cake I tried out on Saturday, because I based it on my… 199 more words


Cheesy Scones

I came home late earlier this week. No time to really cook. So I pulled out a couple of jars of summer soup and made savoury scones (biscuits to the Americans) to go with it. 117 more words