Orange Spice Angel Food Cake with Orange Glaze

Orange Spice Angel Food Cake with Orange Glaze Recipe

I have been thinking much lately about ‘things’.  I’m talking about our possessions.  Those things we save, collect, and treasure that fill our homes – and our lives.  I am a collector of many things, be it vintage jelly jars, … Continue reading




Salted Sesame Caramel Macaroons

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Salted Sesame Caramel Macaroons Recipe

Around this time of year, I start flipping through my ‘Passover’ file to get reacquainted with the recipes I have collected specifically for the celebration of Passover – most of them are recipes for desserts that don’t contain flour.   … Continue reading




‘Make Ahead’ Chocolate Soufflés

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Make Ahead Chocolate Soufflés Recipe

Generally speaking, I’m not a huge celebrator of Hallmark holidays.  Oh, I send cards and all that (Hallmark is happy), but in other ways, I play it pretty low-key.  On Valentine’s Day, you’ll never find me in a restaurant partaking … Continue reading




Black Walnut Coconut Cake | Memories of Dad

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Black Walnut Coconut Cake Recipe

Dad was special in a lot of ways.  It’s no secret that he and I had a close relationship.  I spent most of my childhood by his elbow in the kitchen of the house on Linden.  I make no excuses … Continue reading




Italian Cream Cake…and a Milestone Birthday

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Italian Cream Cake with Mascarpone Buttercream Recipe

This birthday is not a milestone birthday for the reason you might think. It isn’t the beginning of a new decade for me.  No, it’s much more significant than that.  Ten years ago, just a day or two before my … Continue reading