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Plum cake with Chinese five spice.

We are still finding plump black plums, dusky purple Italian plums and mottled red-pink pluots at the Saturday farmers’ market. I can’t stop buying them– I know when the market packs up for the season in a few weeks, I will have to face a winter without stone fruit. 469 more words


Easy Italian Plum Cake

Sometimes things don’t have to be complicated.

Like chores. With our youngest going to college locally this semester household chores somehow got into a boondoggle. Then came the chore wheel and the quagmire of who was supposed to do what evaporated as the house settled into a clean (or as clean as we get) routine. 1,100 more words

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Krystyna's Plum Cake

I have very fond memories of the first time I tasted this cake, it was a very warm, late summer’s day in the land of a thousand lakes in North East Poland – the Mazurian Lakes. 346 more words

China & Tableware

Weekend Report: Plum Cake, etc.

The weekend’s just flying by, isn’t it?

Today, I baked up the Plum Cake that I mentioned Friday, and I thought I’d pop in and report out. 290 more words


Friday Favorites

Happy Friday!  Here are some of my favorite knitting and cooking-related things this week:



Plum cake

Lovely Italian Prune Plums season!!!


2 cups flour
1 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
3  large egg yolks
1/2 cup sugar
8 oz  unsalted butter  138 more words


Plum & Almond Upside Down Cake

I made this cake a couple of days ago. The sun was shining, it was hot – I was wearing flip flops! How ridiculous that seems today with this torrential rain and a sudden drop in temperature. 435 more words