Category Archives: Desserts

Halloween = Things seen and Treats better than Tricks!

Halloween inspiration! Go to Sarah Jane’s Bakery early and buy treats for friends and some donuts for me. Just what I needed to get in the Halloween Spirit was a trip out of the mushroom cave early this morning to … Continue reading

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Linda’s French Silk Pie Recipe – Family Favorite Recipe = A Pie Without Measure

Linda was on the phone with me last Thursday while she was making her family’s favorite French Silk Pie Recipe. She kindly gave me her steps to this recipe, which are shared below. Through the magic of technology Linda showed … Continue reading

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A Bit of A Pickle = Stress Relief Cooking and Making Food to Give Away

Another pie, another pickle of cucumber, beets and hot pickled green beans; a filled puff pastry with kale, ricotta, smoked turkey; apple pie with apples from the farmers market; date cake; turkey chili. My senses are overwhelmed. I’ve worked through … Continue reading

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August Review = Food from my friends garden – Plus Peach Pie, Banana Bread Cookies and Dave’s Dahlias

Alicia asked me would I like some cucumbers and I said yes. They have bees and have given honey for presents. They have their own chickens. Continue reading

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Pavlova – Make Sweet Treats = Kids’ Candy Kisses

Chris, the father of five-year old Sy made a recipe together from the cookbook “Pavlova” by Genevieve Knights. For this sweet treat Sy and Chris concocted Strawberry Candy Kisses from the Recipe for Peppermint Candy Kisses. Continue reading

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