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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

Dessert

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

Baking

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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Decorating Ideas

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! 610 more words

Recipes

(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

Baking

Thanksgiving Part II - Desserts In Gluten-free form

In keeping up with my gluten-free menu this year, I have made my selection for thanksgiving desserts from here.  And frankly, the choices are a refreshing alternative to the usual pumpkin pie and such that’s been served in our household year in and year out.   33 more words

Food

ZUCCHINI LEMON & WALNUT CAKE + COOKBOOK REVIEW

A while ago I was browsing cookbook suggestions in amazon.com and spotted one called “French Desserts“, by Hillary Davis. I simply had to investigate it further. 1,620 more words

Desserts, Sweets