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More minimalist recipes

I came across some recipes form 1879 – the instructions were minimal to say the least! I don’t think this shows carelessness or indifference on the part of the person who wrote them – C.A.E. 225 more words


Fall is a Delicious Season at Smallcakes …..

Autumn is a feast of the senses. Everything from the colorful leaves to the smells of hot cider and pumpkin latte says that fall is here. 361 more words


Shaping Meringues

I have a bit of a love/hate relationship with meringues. On the one hand they are extremely simple to make, with just two ingredients, but on the other, for the most part, they are almost universally blobby. 1,031 more words

20th Century

Red Velvet Cupcakes

Red velvet. I mean, what even is it? An invention by the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel to sell more cake? I think so! It’s basically a chocolate cake that isn’t very chocolatey, and instead has red food colouring, as if it somehow makes up for the lack of chocolate! 636 more words


Chocolate Banana Muffins

I’ve got good news and bad news: the good news is, I’m going to Europe (well, fingers crossed)!! And the bad news…this will be the last blog post for a while. 402 more words


Oats & Cranberry Biscuits

These biscuits are not at all Polish in origin – I like to think of them as a Scottish & Polish Alliance!

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China & Tableware

American Crescent Cookies

These cookies were made for me by my aunt on my visit to America, many years ago.

She said that she often made these for Christmas.  322 more words

China & Tableware