Monthly Archives: July 2016


International Food Bloggers Conference 2016

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 Shalom from Sacramento! For the third year in a row, I’ve made my annual pilgrimage to the International Food Bloggers Conference, during which I pal around with my ladyblogger friends, stuff myself with tasty foods, an attempt to restrain myself … Continue reading

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Strawberry Shortcakes

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What could be more classic and more summer than Strawberry Shortcakes!  I found a wonderfully easy recipe in a great cookbook that I have been wanting to share with all of you so now is the perfect time! A friend … Continue reading

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Baklava

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This dessert was *not* inspired by a long-standing desire to make baklava – I do love it, but we’ve already got a lovely recipe on our blog – but then we had an incident in our home that put honey on my … Continue reading

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Boston Cream Pie

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When Strudel and I decided to make Classic Desserts this month, I struggled with what to make first.  I knew I wanted it to be something I had never made before but always wanted to…Boston Cream Pie came to mind. … Continue reading

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Arlene’s Apple Tart

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 This July brings “classic desserts” month here to S&S – meaning that Streusel and I have every excuse we’ve ever needed to spend the month baking our favorite desserts. This was perfect for me, as I was gifted this recipe … Continue reading

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