Category Archives: Baking

Fourth of July Shortcake

It has been remarked that I have too many thoughts. And that I dwell overmuch in my own head.  This may be true, and truth be told I wouldn’t have it any other way. But just in case my last … Continue reading

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Comfort Food

Some people comfort-eat.  I comfort-cook.  I like to feed people and I do it well, as long as you are not looking for cordon bleu cooking.  I like to make bread, soups, stews and salads and like any good American … Continue reading

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My Mom’s Apple Cake

This was my favorite cake when I was growing up.  I used to beg my mother to make it for my birthday, and was bitterly disappointed that apples were not in season in late spring when my birthday occurs.  I … Continue reading

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