Category Archives: cake

Orange chocolate chip pound cake

I can’t stop baking.  Be it a silent rebellion against January detoxing and dieting or a craving for winter comfort (snow or no snow, it is still January), the flurry of flour and sugar has not subsided in my kitchen … Continue reading

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The 12 days of Christmas: meyer lemon olive oil cake with cranberries

And just like that, another Christmas season is upon us.  Kind of hard to believe, especially as the temperature in Boston is 61°F today.  December 6.  61 degrees.  As much as I yearn for cooler weather and softly falling flakes to inspire … Continue reading

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Peach brown butter buckle

  I guess it’s time to get back to reality.  After nearly a week in Bermuda and a quick weekend trip to the idyllic Squam Lake in Holderness NH, it is time to buckle down.  Sorry.  Couldn’t resist.  I recently heard someone … Continue reading

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Key lime birthday cake with candied citrus rind

We recently celebrated my husband’s birthday.  Of the five birthdays we’ve spent together as a couple, the majority of them have come and gone with a memorable story.  A few months into our relationship, I gave Dane tickets to the Red Sox for … Continue reading

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