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Baking 101: Italian Buttercream (With pictures!)

Okay, I’m sure you’ve seen it before – you see an ‘easy to make’ cake or cupcake recipe on Pinterest. You go for it and you realise there’s a lot of fancy equipment and rare farmer’s market ingredients you don’t have to make delicious cakes. 840 more words


The Macaron Journey Begins

Beth, my daughter-in-law, was recovering from an accident when her daughter, Annabelle had her first birthday.  Beth had lived in Paris for a year after college and wanted Annabelle to have a French birthday.   90 more words


Making the most delicious cake

Edit: This post was from a year and a half ago but its a follow up to my last post (the only vanilla cake recipe you will ever need). 414 more words

Gourmet Rhapsody

“Pastries . . . can only be appreciated to the full extent of their subtlety when they are not eaten to assuage our hunger, when the orgy of their sugary sweetness is not destined to full some primary need but to coat our palate with all the benevolence of the world.“ … 621 more words


Nancy's Cakes and Bakes

Coming from a large family, and deeply enjoying baking for friends, I have conjured up many gastronomical delights, some of which are displayed here. I got hungry just uploading these photos. 121 more words

Delicious Delights