Carrot Cake Yogurt Parfaits…and the Morals of the Story

April 2, 2013
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The moral of this story is…when life gives you a carrot cake that clings to the pan despite an ample coat of baking spray, make Carrot CakeĀ  Yogurt Parfaits! A second moral might be…when you change a cake recipe – even slightly – there may be repercussions. And we may as well go for a […]

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Easter Bird’s Nest Cookies

March 28, 2013
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Believe it or not, these Easter Bird’s Nest Cookies actually appeal more to grown-ups than to kids…at least according to my non-scientific research earlier this week at our annual playgroup Easter egg hunt. While the kids mainly honed in on the little candy-coated chocolate eggs, my friends found themselves grabbing for seconds of the not-too-sweet […]

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Coconut Almond Macaroons

March 28, 2010
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A little known fact about me: I am a bit of a family history buff. I’ve assembled more than 1,500 names so far in our family tree. One branch goes back to the early 1600’s. It’s been like putting together the ultimate jigsaw puzzle, just a few pieces at a time over many years. I […]

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