Monthly Archives: December 2007

get yer jar cakes here

Okay, so maybe you read about the jar cake obsession over at Amy’s. It’s like a whole new world of endless possibilities just opened up in front of us, and both of us kind of lost our minds over it. … Continue reading

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gingerbread house party

Some baking plans were foiled because of a busy weekend, but I did get to attend the pretty-much-annual gingerbread house-making party hosted by Mrs. H. Us “kids” used to make the houses, but we have been replaced by ACTUAL kids, … Continue reading

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more baking

Yup, more baking. I apologize for the following unappetizing photo: It may not look so hot, but it is dee-licious. It’s Gingerbread Pudding Cake, and it’s of the molten category. It is perfect scooped atop some vanilla ice cream. That … Continue reading

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I told you it was going to be all about baking this week! We had a little cookie-eating party here, and dang but if we didn’t have a bunch of delicious morsels! And this isn’t even all of them! We … Continue reading

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rice cookery

I think this is going to be a week of baking, and really, is there anything wrong with that? A while back I read about baking bread in a rice cooker. It sounded so weird that it intrigued me, and … Continue reading

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Oh, but I have many things to bake! Today, though, I whipped up some raspberry junket. It is a Danish dessert (yeah, it says so right on the box), and I had never had it before, having grown up strictly … Continue reading

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