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Strawberry Pound Cake (Gluten Free, Dairy Free)

This is my favorite dessert of springtime, and well worth the effort after a morning of strawberry picking. I adapted the pound cake recipe from a recipe of my mother’s. We always ate our strawberries with pound cake, rather than … Continue reading

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A Construction Cake for Henry

My sweet little guy turned four this week, and requested a construction cake. How could I say no? I baked two tiers of two layers each (lemon and chocolate), with lemon frosting between layers and chocolate frosting outside. I’d hoped … Continue reading

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The (Imaginary) Great British Baking Show Judges Judge My Pies

IMAGINARY HOST Rebecca chose to make two pies for this year’s Thanksgiving celebration. One will be a traditional pecan pie. The other will be an apple pie, also traditional, but decorated with scenes of dinosaurs. (I BRING MY PIES TO … Continue reading

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