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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Cornmeal Buttermilk Muffins~Sweet or Savory #Baketogether

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Call me crazy but I just couldn’t decide on this month’s recipe. For the past two weeks, I bounced between a sweet and a savory recipe. Both delicious, both beautiful, both fun but I just couldn’t choose between them. And then it dawned on me (at 3 am when most ideas pop into my head) […]

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Tangerine Angel Food Cake #Baketogether

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“They “say that April showers bring May flowers but I think they bring April Angel Food Cake. Call me crazy but spring seems like the perfect time to dust off the angel food pan, use up those egg whites in the frig or freezer  and whip up one of my favorite classic desserts. That’s right […]

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#baketogether ~ Strawberry Sorbet Takes a Journey

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Heading into August seems like the perfect time to round up all the FAB #baketogether ~ Sorbet YOUR WAY posts. This will give us all cooling inspiration for what’s always the hottest month of the year.. Maybe we can all take refuge in each others frozen wonders.. and may the fans and ACs keep on […]

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Ginger-Lemon Thumbprint Cookies

Ginger Cookies with Lemon Curd December 12, 2010

I’m a big-time fan of ginger: fresh, ground, crystallized, you name it and I’ll use it. So it stands to reason that I have a ginger cookie for every season, right? Right. Well, we all know that molasses pairs well with ginger and makes for irresistible, chewy cookies but for me, the flavor is too […]

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Glazed Lemon Cornmeal Cake with Crushed So-Co Blueberry Compote

Glazed Lemon Cornmeal Cake May 19, 2010

It’s blueberry season here in So-Co (aka Southern Connecticut ~ hey..just trying to be hip like NOLA and So-Cal) and I just can’t get enough of these giant, button-sized, no, QUARTER -sized beauties. I’ve put up a few jars, eaten ‘em out-of-hand, in salads, in pies – hand and regular, in muffins and “Laurie” buckles […]

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