Category Archives: baking

Rum Cake

A few days ago my husband asked me to send him a rum cake. I do love the man dearly so today I made one and sent it to him in the mail. I hope it gets there very quickly. … Continue reading

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Returning to the Land of the Living

Don’t you know that the best laid plans can go crazy? I had all these grandiose dreams of doing a post with an updated tour of my yarn room and then a post about all my WIPs and trying to … Continue reading

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Sunrise

The other day we woke up early enough to see the sunrise. The sun doesn’t always come out around these parts so it was nice to see it! And I have been baking! Chocolate and cherry scones are so tasty. … Continue reading

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Cheesecake

I am a firm believer in the power of cheesecake. However, this cheesecake was an accident. I was looking through my Cook’s Illustrated Cookbook for a Beef Wellington recipe. It didn’t have one. So in boredom I started to flip … Continue reading

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Cook’s Illustrated Sticky Toffee Pudding

Two nights ago before going to bed the Husband says three words to me… sticky toffee pudding. I thought it was drowsy talk, but no he has me looking it up a few seconds later. I found an online recipe … Continue reading

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Fancy!

I think I have discussed here before about how the Husband likes to look through my Cooks Illustrated magazines. There was one, I think it was the November/December issue, which made him drool. Since then he has asked me to … Continue reading

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Cakes

Besides getting my yarn room in order, I have also been baking a lot of cakes. The boys love them and it has been getting me to be a bit more active in the crafting arena. Some of these are … Continue reading

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