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Grandma’s Cherry Pudding

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I couldn’t let cherry month end without sharing a dessert that I grew up eating.  One of my fondest memories of my grandma is her cherry pudding.  She lived in Ohio and whenever we would visit she would always make … Continue reading

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Boozy Cherries

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 Truthfully, I should’ve titled this post “Boozy Ass Cherries” since these are some damn boozy cherries. They are not for people who don’t like bourbon, or for people who want boozy cherries today or tomorrow (they need time to soak). They … Continue reading

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Cherry Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

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I’m so excited it’s that cherry time of year!  I am also excited it’s finally hot here in Denver and now it can be a justifiable ice cream time of year.  When it’s cold out I don’t feel nearly as worthy of … Continue reading

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Chocolate Cherry Coconut Cookies

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It’s here again, the Great Cookie Swap!  This is my third year participating and I loved this one as much as 2011 and 2012!  I think this is my best creation yet!

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Bike to Work Muffins

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  It’s Bike to Work Day today in Colorado.  My work had a station, the Colorado Proud Station.  In honor of all the great Colorado grown produce I made 80 Cherry Almond Muffins to pass out to weary and hungry cyclists.  Actually … Continue reading

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Red!

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  I love the color red! Look at these beautiful strawberries tossed with chocolate mint. Red is bold and vibrant… Like on your lips or the door of a house or a lone barn in a field!

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‘Back in the Day’ Scones

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  I have alot of baking cookbooks.   I collect them.  I love the recipes.  I love the pictures.   I have alot of great cookbooks and even in my most favorite ones I find maybe four or five recipes … Continue reading

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Breakfast Quinoa

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  It’s been a rainy and cold weekend, I was needing something warm and hearty.  My friend Jen, introduced me to a really yummy, sweet breakfast.  Not only is it really good, it’s really easy!  It’s ready in the crockpot … Continue reading

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Lebni Cherry Turnovers

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My neighbor, Inga,  recently took me to one of her favorite international markets in Aurora, it’s called Arash.  It has a wonderful selection of food including halal meats; Hungarian and Bulgarian feta cheeses; Czech butter; candies from Germany, Turkey and Russia.  The … Continue reading

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