Tag Archives: beginner baking

Tomato Tarte Tatin

I have found another gem of recipe. I think I told you before but in case you missed it I like to read French blogs. Well actually I read English, American, or in this case Belgium blogs, but they are … Continue reading

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Buttermilk Walnut Snack Cake with Penuche Frosting

I found this cake on line and have wanted to make it for a long time. The frosting brought back childhood memories. It is the same as the cake my oldest sister used to make when I was a kid. … Continue reading

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Bread Machine Bread – It’s Whole Wheat

  I hesitated to post about this bread. It is almost too simple and it is made in a bread machine. With all the heat, I just did not feel like firing up an oven. The bread machine was my … Continue reading

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Strawberry Galette

Finally, it’s strawberry season. I don’t think it is a coincidence that peak season for strawberries and Mothers’ Day coincides. I always think strawberries are Mother Nature’s gift to Mothers. I try to indulge as best I can when the … Continue reading

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Lemon Mini Bundt Cakes

I said before that I am always looking for a way to downsize recipes. When I make something unless I am taking it somewhere to feed a crowd I just want small portions. Then, I bumped into Mini Bundt Cakes … Continue reading

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OrangeYogurt Cake

If you need a quick cake to take to a Secret Santa Party, or lunch with a neighbor, or a potluck contribution. For all you empty nesters, or those of you that no longer require a big-o-cake, this cake is … Continue reading

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French Apple-Pear Cake

Okay, the holidays are upon us. You know you can’t do it all no matter how enthusiastic a cook you are. And then there are those people that are not that crazy about pumpkin so this will satisfy those people.

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Pear Tart

The first thing I am going to do when I get to heaven is bake my Grandmother this Pear Tart.

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Financiers with Pumpkin Ice Cream

You know last week I made pumpkin whoopie pies. They required a cup of pumpkin puree. Now what to do with that remaining pumpkin? Pumpkin Ice Cream. It seems one idea seems to spur another idea. Then I thought Financiers … Continue reading

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Peaches and Cream Tart

I hope I don’t bore you. I know I just posted about a plum tart, but I finally managed to get my hands on some delicious peaches. I did not want to let the time go by without telling you … Continue reading

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