Monthly Archives: June 2010


I have been trying to come up with stuff to post well that hasn’t been happening since things are so busy, so I figure instead of trying so hard I will instead just make a list daily of my activities so … Continue reading

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Dessert of the Month…..German Chocolate Cake

I am signed up along with several other ladies to deliver a dessert to the lucky recipient of one of our fundraisers at the boys’ school. June, December and April are my months this year, and I made my “delivery” this afternoon. She … Continue reading

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Daring Bakers May Challenge: Piece montée or Croquembouche

The May 2010 Daring Bakers’ challenge was hosted by Cat of Little Miss Cupcake. Cat challenged everyone to make a piece montée, or croquembouche, based on recipes from Peter Kump’s Baking School in Manhattan and Nick Malgieri. Equipment needed: • … Continue reading

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Getting back to it

I know I have been MIA for almost a month now. Well life got a bit crazy,  and I had to take a step back and prioritize, and well this ended up at the bottom of the list. Things are … Continue reading

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