Category Archives: Desserts

A Peach Pie Recipe = Brown Sugar Peach Crumble Pie – Peach Season

My friend Carla makes jewelry. Carla and her husband Ron love to cook. I was wishing for a peach pie recipe, which Carla shared with me and I tried making this Brown Sugar Peach Crumble Pie this weekend.
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French Silk Pie Recipe = Happy Belated Birthday!

Here is the most decedent recipe for French Silk Pie that will have the chocolate lovers requesting, “Some more, please?” This is not your fluffy chocolate pie, this is some serious chocolate. Continue reading

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A trip to Troutdale Oregon – The General Store and Rip Caswell’s Sculptures

Troutdale Oregon is a really small town, a village, but the first thing that you notice are the marvelous life size sculptures of wildlife. The sculptor is Rip Caswell. He has a gallery and store at the end of the … Continue reading

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Eat Street Social Restaurant- Takes the Cake – Celebrate – Recipe for chocolate cake with olive oil.

I went to Eat Street Social restaurant in Minneapolis on September 19th. It was a nice enough day where the sun shone and the breezes were light – perfect for their terrace in back. For a celebration it was a very pleasant place. Continue reading

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Family Recipe Day – Learn to make Trifle, Raspberry and Blackberry Jam and Pavlova in one day. Get your apron on!

There was a designated Sunday Cooking Marathon sponsored by the New Zealand team. For many years the framily was delighted by two desserts for a special after Sunday dinner treat! I really wanted to learn these recipes for Pavlova, Trifle and renew my jam making. Continue reading

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