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Buche de Noel – a classic dessert also provides family-fun activity

This classic Christmas dessert is a tradition in France. Evidently Napoleon believed cold air caused illnesses and ordered that all chimneys in Paris be closed in the winter. This eliminated the french tradition of gathering around an actual Yule Log … Continue reading

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Strawberry Angel Food Cake

Family recipes are some of the very best you can have. Not only are they normally tried and true, but they often come with precious memories attached.  I have many recipes that I treasure, especially from my grandmothers. For as … Continue reading

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Mom, Can We Camp Tonight?

It is a holiday weekend, the weather is FABULOUS and as the birds sing, the sky is blue in my backyard. My two adorable kids (yes, I am biased) have decided that we MUST camp. I don’t have the heart … Continue reading

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Classic Carrot Cake

One of the most popular desserts this time of year is carrot cake. In addition to the fact that it is a delicious and moist, it also seems to go really well with the whole Easter theme (since bunnies eat … Continue reading

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