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Cherry Almond Sorbet ~ Improv Challenge

Each year I get all giddy as cherries come into season and start to appear in the farmer’s market. Cherries are definitely my favorite fruit and Madelyn can just eat them like they’re candy. I have to ration them so … Continue reading

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Honey Citrus Olive Oil Muffins with Toasted Almonds

These days I can say that I’m no stranger to baking with olive oil but up until last summer I had never had the pleasure before. I fell in love with that spicy, fragrant and ridiculously moist cake. Then Anuradha … Continue reading

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Macarons with Raspberry Ganache ~ #FirstOnTheFirst

Ahhh, the mystical macaron. They’re all the rage right now. Truly! I’m sure you’ve heard of them and perhaps tried them. If not… You must! ┬áMacarons are a sweet meringue-based confection that’s made from egg whites, sugar and almonds. These … Continue reading

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Almond and Chocolate Chunk Biscotti ~ Guest Post by Carrie of Poet in the Pantry

Today I have a guest post for you from Carrie of Poet in the Pantry. If you’ve been reading here for any length of time I’m sure you’re already familiar with Carrie from our First on the First posts that … Continue reading

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