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This weeks TWD recipe (er...I'm not a member!) coincided nicely with the black bananas sitting in my fruit bowl...
Blueberry Buttermilk Muffins with part whole wheat flour and a hint of nutmeg - perfect for chasing away the cold January mornings.
I love it when a new recipe turns out to be the best thing you've made in a while.
Is it the cream of tartar that makes these cookies THE best sugar cookies ever?
Spur of the moment blog event - the Week of Christmas Cookies! First up, a retro recipe from Betty Crocker's Cooky Book: Candy Cane Cookies!
Creamy, tangy, warm you up from the inside tomato soup.
Daring Bakers October Challenge - macarons! I went with raspberry...but had to make my own raspberry powder! [no recipe on post]
Unfortunately, the recipe was sort of a bomb. For me, anyway. I'm going to try it again.
Hamburger Cupcakes: are they ew or are they neat OR....both?
Chicken Paillard, two ways - fried & grilled. Both delicious.
Super Epic Rainbow Cake from Whisk Kid - made it for my son's 2nd birthday...19 people attending and I STILL have 1/4 of the cake left - however, what a showstopper!!
Roasted Garlic Pizza featuring the Easiest Pizza Dough in the World from everybody loves sandwiches.
Plum & Peach Galette - the freest form pie you ever did see.
Mio Kitchen & Wine Bar's staff favorite: Mac & Cheese with Pancetta.
Deconstructed dishes = a dish broken down into parts. BLT with Rosemary Lemon Mayo.
Chocolate Mayo Cake - no, you can't taste the mayo. But don't use Miracle Whip - chocolate cakes don't need 'zip'.
Apple Hand Pies - I found a Pampered Chef Cut n Seal at the thrift store for $.25!
Once you've done it the first time, you'll never forget - how to weave a lattice pie crust, step by step photos and instructions provided!
Milk & Honey Jellies-a pretty layered panna cotta and honey jelly dessert that NEEDS a strongly flavored honey. Trying Cranberry blackberry honey next!
Ina Garten's Chocolate Cake - a cup of freshly brewed hot coffee makes a world of a difference!
Daring Bakers Bakewell Tart - I mean Pudding - no, wait, I mean tart. Er...Pudding?
The Best Strawberry Rhubarb Crumble Ever - there's olive oil in the ingredients!
A 3 layer Summer Apple Pie from Miss Edna Lewis, for Father's Day.
My favorite piping tip and how to fix a broken buttercream.
[DB] Daring Bakers Cheesecake - I went with cafe au lait & my homemade caramel.
Authentic Greek Tzatziki.
Sauteed Chicken with Caramelized Onions & Spinach Fettuccine. Oh and, I lost another 3 pounds last week!
Blueberry Muffins from the ChangeOne plan - I'd eat these over store bought.
We're on the ChangeOne plan - favorite lunch so far? Pita Pizza. Nom nom nom.
[DB] Daring Bakers Chocolate Valentino
1 Year Blogiversary Cupcakes!
A solution for loss of natural light during these dreary rainy wintry days.
Screaming Hot Peanuts are the perfect gift for my father in law. I totally burnt the first batch but the second...oy vey delicious.
Dukka - an appetizer from New Zealand that you serve with torn bread & oil.