desserts

A Very Vanilla Pot de Creme #BakeTogether & Giveaway

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This Valentine’s day, I’m telling chocolate to move over. Now, please don’t get me wrong I love chocolate. It might even be my middle name but I think we’ve all done the chocolate dessert thing and it’s about time this sexy holiday meets its match with this McDreamy flavor – Vanilla – in this McCreamy […]

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Whoopie!

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Over the past 18 months or so, our monthly Baketogether sessions have brought many of us from around the globe together under the umbrella of friendship, food and community. For me, it’s always a wonderful surprise to see who shows up in our virtual kitchen and to see how these creative folks have spun the […]

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Spicy Ginger Slice ‘n Bakes ~ Holiday #BakeTogether

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A few weeks back, I guest hosted on Martha Stewart Radio “Cooking Today” and, boy o’ boy, did I have fun.  Here’s a shot of my “deck”.. There isn’t much better than spending 3 hours with your food-loving pals gabbing about, well, food. Gail Dosik (onetoughcookieNYC.com), Susie Middleton (sixburnersue.com), Marcy Goldman (betterbaking.com), Martha Holmberg (Modern […]

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Caramelized Pear Skillet Souffle #BakeTogether

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Coming off the party-high from last month’s Mini Treats & Handheld Sweets Baketogether Party, I thought we could all use a small, elegant recipe that can truly swing #TeamSweet or #TeamSavory.  This recipe highlights a few classic techniques that we should all dust-off or learn a bit more about. This skillet souffle is a lovely, […]

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Brown Butter Apple Hand Tarts + #BaketogetherParty

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My friends, this isn’t just any ole Baketogether. No.. this month we are having a BakeTogether Party! Here’s your invite to this month’s Baketogether Party that will be filled with good company, great food, games and a PRIZE: What’s the Occasion: The launch of my new book: Mini Treats & Handheld Sweets ~100 Delicious Desserts […]

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Ricotta Panna Cotta with Raspberry “Brezza Fresca” #Baketogether

Thumbnail image for Ricotta Panna Cotta with Raspberry “Brezza Fresca” #Baketogether August 1, 2012

We’ve had a few brutal heat waves this summer and, during the last one, I made a bold decision that will affect you all. I decided that August’s #baketogether would be no bake. Yes. That’s what I said. A no-bake #baketogether.  But just because we aren’t turning on our ovens doesn’t mean we won’t be […]

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Blueberry Peach Ginger Crumble

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My friend Christina is  one of those remarkable women who successfully juggles, well, everything. She works outside the home and has all but raised three lovely people (smocking the girls’ dresses no less) – no small feat in this fast–paced, highly demanding time we live in. She’s also a wonderful wonderful cook who entertains with […]

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Nothing Shy About These Shortcakes ~ #Baketogether

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Those of you who know me know that I am not shy – not in life, not with people and certainly not in my desserts. I love desserts with big, bold flavors – vanilla, coffee, chocolate, mint, berry, citrus or what have you – I want that primary flavor to be a stand-out, you know, […]

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Very Berry Mini Pies ~ BakeTogether

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Welcome to the second year of #Baketogether! I’m not one of those folks that gets into all the those “stats”and such. Truth told.. my brain is to small to  really understand it all anyway so if you are looking forward to reading about which post was the most popular, exactly how many folks participated and […]

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Carrot Angel Food Cake ~ #BakeTogether Guest Post

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There are a few members of the #baketogether family that are blog-less. But, as we know, us #baketogether folks are an inclusive bunch so for those folks that haven’t succumbed to my blog – nagging (yet), I add a small pix and a brief description of their entry to my post so they can join […]

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