Tag Archives: Daring Bakers

The Cats licked the Croquembouche

This entry is VERY late, three days late to be exact. Humidity turned caramelized sugar to croquembouche goo and well, I almost gave up.  I’m glad I didn’t, so better late than never (are you listening, BOT?). When I was … 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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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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What beautiful little feet you have, Miss Macaron!

The spring and summer of ’08 was when it all started. I was a newbie feeling my way around the blogosphere, and I kept encountering these colorful, little, round sandwich cookies with feet.  I knew what they were, but was oddly … Continue reading

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The Mighty Dobos Torte (I’m Fusing Again)

The funniest thing happened this morning!  Last Thursday, I got my camera and lens back, all fixed, just like new!!  YAY, right?  Well, guess what happened as I was setting up photos for my second and third takes on the Dobos … Continue reading

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