Tag Archives: sweet

Peanut Butter Hot Chocolate

In my quest for better health and losing some unwanted pounds, I have decided to cut sugar out of my diet for a while (and drastically cut down thereafter). I don’t remember having all that much of a sweet tooth … Continue reading

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Daring Bakers: Crack Pie, Veganized.

Rachael from pizzarossa was our lovely June 2013 Daring Bakers’ host and she had us whipping up delicious pies in our kitchens! Cream pies, fruit pies, chocolate pies, even crack pies! There’s nothing like pie!  The development of this pie included an … Continue reading

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Rhubarb Crumble Slice

A tumble down the stairs this morning has left me home bound with a poorly knee. But the new kitties, Tiger Lily Rios and Aria are keeping me good company, along with Winifred, the Goose who turned up on Wednesday and made … Continue reading

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Self-Saucing Sticky Toffee Pudding

Sometimes you just need to have pudding. Sometimes, you have guests and want to feed them well. Sometimes you need comfort and warmth. Sometimes a rib sticking hot, sticky pudding will only do. For all of these times, this pud … Continue reading

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Erica of Erica’s Edibles was our host for the Daring Baker’s June challenge. Erica challenged us to be truly DARING by making homemade phyllo dough and then to use that homemade dough to make Baklava. Well, what to say about … Continue reading

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Blueberry Muffins

I just love it when a kitchen experiment goes right the first time! Especially when your craving is not willing to wait 3 or 4 attempts AND a shop bought version just won’t do PLUS part of your craving is … Continue reading

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