Babka is the name of a Polish cake. The name means grandmother and it is thought to refer to the the shape of the cake which is round and dumpy or tall and tapered and looks like the full and pleated skirts found in Polish costumes. 684 more words
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My grandmother just turned 80 and I was tasked with making the celebratory dessert. Given only a few hours notice before dinner and with an optometry appointment in the middle of the afternoon, I decided to throw together some favourite ingredients in a classic pound cake and hope for the best. 404 more words
Lemon confections can be refreshing and light, this cookie is both, but I love it for other reasons as well.
A few years back when I had my cookie company Mollypenny, my dear friend and mentor Paul Lowe asked me to develop a cookie for his spring issue of Sweet Paul Magazine, I was thrilled to do this. 392 more words
This is my husband’s all time favorite cake and though it is a bit time consuming I tend to bake it every time I want to pamper him. 666 more words