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Li’l Summer Cakes

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I got inspiration for these cute little cakes from the June 2013 issue of Bon Appetit and their Little Apricot Cake recipe.   Their recipe – butter, chicken eggs, lemon zest! My version – lots of goat cheese, a duck egg, no … Continue reading

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Cookies and Cream Cupcakes

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I love February!  It’s not January (January always mean cold here in Colorado, although you wouldn’t really have been able to tell that towards the end of the month) and it’s not March (the snowiest month in Colorado – uugh). … Continue reading

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Cardamom Almond Tart

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I saw this in December’s Bon Appetit and knew I had to make it…Almonds, Cardamom, need I say more?!

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Helloooooooo Kitty!

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Eight year ago today, I heard the words, “It’s a girl!” and never could I have imagined how those words would change my life.   Lots of things have happened in these last eight years… crazy, disappointing, sad, happy, frustrating, … Continue reading

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Anniversary Whoopie…and a giveaway!

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Last week was a milestone for Strudel and Streusel… on November 23rd, we celebrated our one year anniversary!  We’ve loved blogging and baking separately, skype-ing together, and we’ve achieved my main goal: keeping in touch with Strudel out there in … Continue reading

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The Three Musketeers of Peaches – First Up…Athos!

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  Meet Athos, Porthos and Aramis.  My three musketeers of peaches!  These ripe, Colorado fellas are going to show us how to make three wonderful desserts each with three peaches. 

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Fresh Frasiers

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Jana of Cherry Tea Cakes was our July Daring Bakers’ host and she challenged us to make Fresh Frasiers inspired by recipes written by Elisabeth M. Prueitt and Chad Robertson in the beautiful cookbook Tartine. Oh dear. Here we go … Continue reading

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A little something about cakes…and an experiment!

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A friend of mine, Tima, got married at the courthouse last week.   Although she wanted to keep it simple…   Every bride needs a wedding cake.

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Limoncello Cupcakes

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Limoncello is the perfect aperitif for this time of year.   The flowers are blooming…  

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Little Cupcakes for a New Little Boy

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Today is a special day.  A new life has just entered the world.   Really, about 30 minutes ago…   His name is Jack Kenneth and he is my nephew.   I am an aunt…

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