Category Archives: Cookies

Decorating Cookies – Bugs, Flowers, and Baseball

Decorating Cookies ..with royal icing. Hmmm. There are few things in life that one is 100% sure about when it comes to oneself, and as you grow and learn, they start to add up.  For one, I know I’ll never be … Continue reading

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Roasted Butter Pecan Cake and Orange Macarons

Warning: This is going to be a very long post. I guess you could call it  somewhat of a disaster novella involving these lovely macarons.  The cake was a piece of cake (pun intended), so no kvetching there. It all … Continue reading

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Orange Tian – Pith-Free, and Strawberry Kiwi Tian

I don’t like orange marmalade. Apparently my fingers dislike it too because I continue to misspell ‘marmalade’ in this entry, and I’ve had to correct every spelling of it thus far. My aversion to marmalade started with one really bad experience, discussed … Continue reading

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Chocolate Dipped Strawberry Macarons

Calling these macarons chocolate dipped strawberry macarons was culminated from what you could call a failure..but drizzling or dipping macarons in chocolate was an amazing idea waiting to happen! So. I’ve lost my macaron mojo.  I don’t know if it’s … Continue reading

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Key Lime White Chocolate Nanaimo Bars with a Coconut Macadamia Graham Crust

O Canada – Again? This  the second Nanaimo Bar entry on this blog.  I don’t have many recipes since I don’t blog as often as I’d like, but yet I have TWO Nanaimo Bar entries, yep, TWO.  I’m not Canadian, … Continue reading

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