Monthly Archives: August 2011

(My 1st!!) Daring Bakers’ Challenge ~ August 2011: Candylicious!


The Daring Bakers were born in 2006 when two bloggers decided to challenge themselves to make the same recipe for pretzels and post about it on the same day. Next thing you know, they were joined by other bloggers until … Continue reading

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I call it “I Can’t Believe It’s Not Toffee”… but everyone else calls it “Crack”


These are the words that were uttered by my sister-in-law, Dolores when asked about the incredibly addictive dessert she presented at her barbecue this past weekend. Now, when someone tells you a name like that… You just have to try … Continue reading

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A Little Box of Wonderful


Look what arrived on my doorstep yesterday!! This is truly a little box of wonderful! This bountiful little box will now arrive monthly to me and although it’s content will vary, I have no doubt it will always be uniquely … Continue reading

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Toasted Coconut Ice Cream


In our house there seems to be an addiction. The craving can strike at any hour although the night-time is the hardest. We have an intense need to consume copious amounts of ice cream. Like many addictions, there seems to … Continue reading

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