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Thats amore!… & the mischievious applesauce cake.

Betwixt & between researching my family tree (a recently re-discovered ongoing obsession that me & my mother now have), singing Christmas songs obnoxiously loud, eating magic bars & doing even more Christmas baking I somehow managed to make the lasagna today. Fifth or sixth generation American Western/Eastern Europeans like myself don’t generally have old family […]

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chocolate | christmas | cupcakes | frosting

Mint is Christmas-y

So for my Christmas menu, in addition to turkey & stuffing (which I’m not hugely into but was requested by the older family members), I’m making homemade lasagna. I do eat turkey, just not a lot. Jay doesn’t eat it at all, so therefore I required a dish I knew he would eat. I always […]

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cooking bible | miscellany

The “Book.”

Ladies & gentlemen… meet… “the book”…. Drum roll please… THAT, my friends, is my bible. It contains all my how-to’s, all my recipes (cooking & baking), food presentation inspiration, ideas on cake decorating & miscellaneous crafts. Its all mainly new stuff that I printed out from the internet or tore out of magazines, as the […]

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