Category Archives: Giveaway

Banana Carrot Cake with Cream of Coconut – Cream Cheese Frosting

Warning – I’m all over the place today, so bear with me, and this amazing banana carrot cake with cream of coconut – cream cheese frosting! I preface a lot of my blog entries, don’t I? Well, here’s another one … Continue reading

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Sweet Corn Ravioli With Basil Brown Butter and Warm Cherry Tomato Compote

Before I get to this yummy corn ravioli, a little introspective rambling is in order.  For all of those waiting for the announcement of the winner of my 4th of July giveaway, I’m so sorry it’s a day late. My proverbial … Continue reading

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Magic Blueberry Lime Coconut Custard Pudding Cake

I found my thrill…on Magic Blueberry Lime Coconut Custard Pudding Cake hill. First off, Happy 4th of July to all in the USA, and Happy July 4th to everyone outside of the USA! I’ve got the blue and the white (well..yellowish) but not … Continue reading

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Baklava Success…Phyllo Fail.

Back in 2009, a friend and I were discussing my 1st Daring Bakers challenge hosting gig, trying to decide what I should challenge everyone with.  I was throwing out ideas, and like many first pitches in baseball, they were all over the place. Baklava was … Continue reading

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My Guest Post at A Culinary Journey and the THREE Giveaway winners!

Hi everyone, hope you all had a great Memorial Day Weekend! Summer is here and the time is right..for dancing..in…the…STOP ME. OK, to let’s get to the good stuff. A few weeks ago, Chef Dennis of A Culinary Journey, asked if … Continue reading

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