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strawberry shortcake

California Creamin': Roasted Strawberry Shortcake with Olive Oil and Orange-scented Whipped Cream

Savoring a California summer with OMG! Yummy’s entry for Driscoll’s and The Daily Meal’s strawberry shortcake contest: Roasted Strawberry Shortcake w Olive Oil and Orange-scented Whipped Cream

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Oatmeal Bittersweet Chocolate Chunk Cookie

A Baking Bonanza and an Oatmeal Bittersweet Chocolate Chunk Cookie Recipe

The 3rd Annual Hermine Memorial Cookie Exchange and a recipe for an Oatmeal Bittersweet Chocolate Chunk Cookie – it’s time to get in the kitchen and bake!

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Tasting Jerusalem

Tasting Jerusalem: When Life Gives you Lemons, Preserve Them!

A recap of Tasting Jerusalem’s May baking adventures with a strong cookie theme and an intro to our June ingredient – a tangy zippy jar of preserved lemons!

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Tasting Jerusalem

Tasting Jerusalem: April Showers Bring May Flours

See who won the April Tasting Jerusalem Couscous contest, bring out your flours and start baking in May; plan ahead for June – start preserving lemons now!

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cookie party

Baking Memories: A Cookie Party and A Recipe for Jam Thumbprints

A holiday cookie party to recreate the elaborate array of cookies that just one fabulous baker used to accomplish on her own PLUS her jam thumbprint recipe!

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Wordless Wednesday (almost) – My Daughter Bakes Her First Cake!

After requesting and receiving two baking cookbooks for her 14th birthday, my daughter immediately dove in and made a Banana Caramel Cake from the Martha Stewart Baking Handbook. Here’s the final result (photo by her brother @techsavvyteen) and below that, a pictorial of the process: Click on any image below to see a revolving gallery […]

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‘Baking with Dorie’ iPad App and Great Grains Muffins

Almost one year after I wrote this post OMG iPad! – Tempting Technology in the Kitchen, I received an email about testing out Dorie Greenspan’s new iPad baking app called Baking with Dorie. In my original post, I predicted that the iPad would bring exciting countertop functionality into our kitchens, but I didn’t anticipate the appearance […]

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Update on The Fearless Baker Cookbook Giveaway – One Copy will be Signed!

After emailing with Emily Luchetti, she has graciously agreed to donate one of the two books for my giveaway and it will be a signed copy! In addition, Ms. Luchetti is conducting a survey related to her new cookbook and if you fill it out, she is entering the participants in her own drawing for […]

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