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Tarte aux pommes

French apple pie has nothing to do with its American patriotic cousin from the Vermont state.  In France we call  apple pie: “Tarte aux pommes” and it is more of a tart than a pie. 149 more words

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French Lemon Yogurt Cake

We are currently sitting in the waiting room at the Cleveland Clinic anxiously waiting for my sister to have her baby, so I thought this was a pretty good time to right this post. 439 more words

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Back to the grind...

What I want to say is that today was first day back to work in the new year after a few days off and I entered work with a new positive, energized perspective.  470 more words


Crème Brûlée

This Christmas I received a very exciting present: a chef’s torch, which neatly combines my love of making fancy desserts with my love of setting things on fire. 94 more words


Interesting Holiday Etiquette and What Not

Here’s an interesting article of how and what the French do – etiquette wise –   for the holidays season.

  • Decorate Simply
  • Decorate Indoors Only
  • Wrap Up and put away decor Before New Year’s Eve…
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Flan Pâtissier or Custard Pie

Hello everybody!

I don’t know if it’s because it’s cold outside and I feel like cocooning in my warm apartment, but I have been craving for sweets a lot lately! 612 more words


(livi): pithiviers

pure deliciousness!

this is my idea of a perfect (coffee) dessert…with a flaky crust surrounding such a moist, not-to-sweet, filling. the prune jam and almond cream were such a wonderful combination. 179 more words