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Chocolate Cream Cheese Frosting

I had the pleasure of hosting my friend Sara’s 7th birthday.  We filled sterling silver candy dishes with sprinkles, Swedish Fish, Sno Caps and Gummy Bears, which the girls created delicious works of art, and yes there is frosting under … Continue reading

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Chocolate Soufflé Cakes

These little cakes are not as fussy as a classic soufflé, in fact they can be done well ahead and refrigerated, just bring them to room temperature before baking.  I make them and keep them on the counter, and put them … Continue reading

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Flourless Chocolate Cookies

Only days away from the official start to spring and we are having our first snow day, and it wouldn’t be  complete unless it involved a batch of cookies.  The combination of coco powder and bittersweet chocolate chips will satisfy any chocolate … Continue reading

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Apple Crisp

For all of you who haven’t mastered perfect pie crust, this recipe is for you – the topping can be made well ahead, so keep an extra batch in refrigerator.  You will be happy to have it on hand. 1 … Continue reading

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Roasted Plum Cakes

    These moist little cakes are so delicious, and the essence of summer.  Just add a shady back porch and a cold ice tea. 12 cakes ½ cup granulated sugar Zest of one orange ½ cup unsalted butter, room … Continue reading

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