Category Archives: Desserts

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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A Contemplative Life = Food for The Body and Soul – Dockery’s Pub & Sunsets’ Study

Many poets have stopped by my blog lately. Each person’s style and theme are different and intriguing.Going to dinner on December 30, 2019. We were treated to a beautiful series of sky shows at Sunset in a parking lot for a Restaurant called Dockery’s…
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Amsterdam = Food Friends and Art and Architecture

My travels in February took me to a day trip in Amsterdam to see the Rembrandt Exhibit at the Rijksmuseum and a visit to the Bijenkorf Department store’s cafe.
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