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International Baking

April 28, 2011

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There’s something about making old recipes.  They often have quirky measurements, odd instructions, or bizarre names.  Take Swedish Thumbprint cookies.  I somehow doubt one will find this is the national dish of Sweden.  In fact, it’s probably about as authentic as the Swedish Berry or the Swedish Chef. There’s also an incredible simplicity to a […]

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Quick Cookies

April 8, 2011

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In the blogger world, there is now something called Wordless Wednesday.  The idea is that bloggers can post an intriguing photo on their site and not have to say, er, type, a word.  Fun for the readers and a bit of a break for the blogger.  Since I have not, as of yet, run out […]

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The Old Standby

March 3, 2011

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I received a curious call from my Romanian neighbour the other day.  No, Sir Winston had not escaped again.  My children were all fully clothed and accounted for.  My truck had not been in an accident with one of her husband’s employees and no, I was not threatening to call the police about it. (Long […]

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