Tag Archives: Pecans

Streusel Overkill is Good – Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Streusel Crumb Cake with or without Raspberries

I love warm rainy days in the spring and summer.  I love the scent of lilacs.  I love the smell of Fall.  I love when someone brushes my hair.  Are you gagging yet?  Well you won’t be when I tell … Continue reading

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Orange Chocolate Toasted Pecan Sticky Buns and Bad Boy First Love, Part One

I made these sticky buns over a week ago, the photos processed, resized and ready to go, but I couldn’t write the post to go with it.  There’s been a lot going on in my life – so with all the … Continue reading

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When Life Gives You Yeasted Meringue Coffee Cake, Make Chocolate Meringue Cinnamon Rolls

Many years ago, in the Pillsbury Bake-Off contest, a marshmallow wrapped in crescent dough won the Grand Prize. Who woulda’ thunk it? I’ve never been a huge fan of yeasted coffee cakes.  You know the cakey part of a NY style crumb … Continue reading

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Macarons for Passover, Cake for Easter Just Cake, Macarons, and a Cookbook Giveaway! Giveaway Closed

This is going to be a pretty long entry.  This all started as a mission to use up leftovers.  I had a ton of egg whites left over from making the infamous Momofuku Crack Pie (coming soon!) and a jar … Continue reading

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