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(livi): chocolate crème caramel

so here’s my option and photos of the chocolate creme caramel from dorie greenspan’s “baking chez moi”  cookbook… it’s an easy dessert and one that would really fly for anyone who likes a pudding type texture.  186 more words


(livi): eclairs

these eclairs from dorie greenspan’s cookbook were amazingly yummy and so much fun to make!!! the vanilla pastry cream was very involved, but easy to make…all at once it began to boil and then thickened up so much that it stuck to my whisk and came away from the edges of the pan. 257 more words


Our Aunt Wanda Belle Tacy/And Lemons. #lemons

I like lemons and put them in my water all the time. But I’ve never met anyone who liked lemons more than my Aunt Wanda. Through the years she put lemons in everything she made from cookies, cakes, frosting, candies, puddings and tarts. 355 more words

Family Stories

French summer: a dessert fantasy!!

Just back from my annual visit to family and friends in the homeland…and I am salivating all over again, going through pictures of our food and dessert orgy! 270 more words


Cherry-stained for the Love of French Clafoutis

One of our all-time, favourite seasonals this time of year are CHERRIES! These tiny fruits (loaded with great nutrition) come plump and deliciously juicy on their own, or in a decadent dessert like a classic French clafoutis. 607 more words

Parisian Bridal Shower- The Photobooth

It has been SO CRAZY BUSY! I have had so much fun this past month making all the little details for my sister’s bridal shower come together. 890 more words


Big decisions

I’ve been meaning to update this for about a week now, but life has been ridiculously busy with doctor appointments and baking, and bible study, and painting lessons. 325 more words