Category Archives: Daring Bakers

Cinnamon Goo Biscuits aka Gooey Cinnamon Biscuits

Please don’t hate me.  I need to postpone Bad Boy Love Part Two for a few days.  You see, some things came up that couldn’t be avoided, which is also why I’m a day late for the Daring Bakers Challenge.  … Continue reading

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Salted Caramel Apple Sourdough Challah

This Salted Caramel Apple Sourdough Challah is loaded with fluffy, sourdough pockets of gooey, salted caramel apples.  I think it’s one of my favorite challah creations ever! Remember back in ’09 I told you all about Herbie, my then almost … Continue reading

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Povitica! Pumpkin Cheese Pie Povitica, and the Traditional One.

Ever go through those blogging ruts where nothing seems to turn out right, from the dish and the photos to writing the post? You literally stop flowing; herky jerky, forced writing becomes the norm.  I’m deep in one of those … Continue reading

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Parlez-Vous Croissant? How to Make Croissants from Scratch!

The croissant has evolved…into a crescent roll.  Let me explain.  From the time I was in college, until about 10 years ago, croissants were flaky, layered, buttery crescents of heaven. No matter where I bought them, they were all of … Continue reading

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Homemade Candy and How to Temper Chocolate

I reached 100 posts today.  It’s actually kind of sad since I’ve been blogging for almost 3 1/2 years.  I should have triple that amount, or more!  Regardless, candy is a great way to celebrate it! What?? Candy making during the scorching … Continue reading

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