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Cherry Pound Cake

This is a classic loaf pound cake updated with the addition of sweet dried cherries. Its buttery flavor and moist crumb make for an excellent cake and the cherries add a lovely brightness. 189 more words


Dark Chocolate, Cherry and Almond Cookies (Dairy Free)

This is not a recipe for leftover easter eggs, I cannot stress this enough. I firmly believe that leftover easter eggs are a mythical creature, I’ve never seen one myself nor have any of my friends. 529 more words


I like cherries

I like their tartness. I usually eat them frozen. They’re pretty great fresh, too, but then you have to eat around the pit and that’s more effort than I really care to give. 85 more words

Brown Sugar Sweet Potato Cake

Here is an easy cake from The Washington Post that makes use of any left over sweet potatoes you may have lying around. (Of course it is so good that I intentionally bake extra potatoes just for this purpose). 453 more words


Jamaican Black Cake...yeah man

Sometime before Christmas I got a strong hankering for homemade fruit cake, more specifically black cake.  My father’s father used to make it every June or July, basting it regularly with West Indian rum, then serving it to the privileged few in through fall and winter.   1,538 more words


Brûléed Grapefruit with Honey and Pistachios

Sometimes, all you need is some brûléed grapefruit.

Last week, my friend/co-worker Carly sent me a picture of a broiled pomelo with raw honey, pistachios and coconut on Instagram. 291 more words

a tale of two cookies

it was the best of times, it was the worst of times…

and it’s all in the eye of the beholder…  in my attempts to produce healthy options for my kids lunches I have completely altered what they will grow up knowing as a ‘cookie’… 795 more words