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Apple Cake with Butter Pecan Glaze

September 12, 2011
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This post should come with a long overdue apology to my sister…for laughing at her (hard) almost 30 years ago. Her first grade class put together a little “cookbook” comprised of their own made-up recipes. My sister’s contribution to this handwritten anthology was the concept of an apple cake. “Bwahahahaha!! An apple cake!! Who ever […]

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Overnight Belgian Waffles + a Waffle Skillet Giveaway!

August 15, 2011
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Not a week after receiving a sample tub of Land O Lakes┬ácinnamon sugar butter, I went to the refrigerator to see if there was enough left for the caramelized cinnamon apples I wanted to make with it. Nope. Not even close. My husband and our two kids, breakfast by breakfast, had made their way through […]

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French Apple Pie

September 27, 2010
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You’d have thought it was 1950 rather than 2010. It was a beautiful weekend morning. My husband and baby son were positioned on the couch watching football, my toddler daughter was outside in the backyard pretending with dolls in her playhouse and I was in the kitchen baking a French Apple Pie. As much as […]

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Classic Apple Pie

October 5, 2009

FINALLY, the temperature dipped below 75 degrees in San Diego. I can officially start autumn cooking! At one time I had great intentions of becoming an avid pie baker. I even took a 3-hour pie-baking class…actually it was more of a pie-eating class, with generous “samples” of each of the six pies the teacher made. […]

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