Author Archives: Lisa

Caramel Apple Upside-Down Noodle Kugel

So, it’s the 7th night of Hanukkah, and I’m finally putting a Hanukkah post up.  Why so late? (as if ‘late’ isn’t the norm for me).  I’m late because Thursday night was the first Hanukkah dinner we had at home, … Continue reading

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White and Dark Chocolate Chunk Cranberry Salted Pistachio Drop Cookies + a Giveaway!

These white and dark chocolate chunk cranberry salted pistachio drop cookies require nothing more than a spoon.  Just drop them onto the baking sheet; No rolling, no shaping, no cutting, no problem! Hello, yeah it’s been a while, not much, … Continue reading

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Maple Brined Ancho-Scallion Boneless Turkey Breast Roulade with Apple-Butter Pecan Stuffing

Damn, I thought Thanksgiving was the 29th because Thanksgiving is usually the last Thursday in November. Oh, boy, this is the trick of the trick or treat for real – the ultimate “Ha ha…you better get your ass in gear!” … Continue reading

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Raspberry Mousse Almond Praline Napoleons (Mille Feuille) for Pink October

This is the second Halloween in a row that I don’t have a Halloween post.  I have had the most ghoulish, bloody cake idea braising in my brain fluids for two years, based on the movie, The Shining, but I … Continue reading

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The BEST Egg Salad and Honey Oatmeal Walnut Bread with Poppy Seeds

OK, OK…the best egg salad IF you like medium to soft-boiled eggs and Asian hot chile sauce! So World Bread Day was two days ago.  Does it count since I put my post up two days late? Of course not, … Continue reading

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