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Chocolate Roses

I made this batch of roses a few years ago for a society fundraiser.

Originally, a small group of other members had signed up to help in the construction, but of course, as these things go, the night on which we had scheduled to make the flowers no one showed up. 151 more words


The Glory of the Great British Baking Show

By Allison Yeh

Warning: This is not Cutthroat Kitchen but rather a dozen amateur bakers with soothing British accents making biscuits and other delightful treats in a tent. 329 more words

Apple Walnut Baklava

Apple Walnut Baklavas

  • Time: 4 hours 15 minutes (including warming of filo dough)
  • Difficulty: easy
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buttery baklava stuffed with warm apples, cranberries, walnuts and brie… 1,081 more words


Peppermint Shortbread with Salted Dark Chocolate Glaze

Peppermint Shortbread with Salted Dark Chocolate Glaze

  • Time: 3 hours, including cooling and decoration
  • Difficulty: easy
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buttery shortbread with peppermint and salted dark chocolate glaze… 884 more words


Death by Chocolate

When I saw the daily prompt ‘treasure’ the first thing that came to my mind was Chocolate brownies. (I’m the kind who generally is packed up the excess dessert without a question, I’ve stolen too at times and no I’m not employed by Arthur Slugworth :p ) 479 more words


Mini Gingerbread Houses

I tried really, really hard to write about something political this week, but the best I came up with was:



And that’s the edited version. 880 more words


Homemade Green Bean Casserole

So Thanksgiving is officially over because we finished our leftovers two days ago. My favorite leftovers were easily the candied sweet potatoes that I pretended were healthy because I needed to in order to justify eating so many of them. 533 more words