Black and White Banana Loaf

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It doesn’t matter there are two different banana breads on this blog and that I have already declared Dominique Ansel’s version perfect. I haven’t stopped making other banana bread recipes. So why continue to try different recipes? There are so … Continue reading

S’More Bars

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I may have started to make Nigella Lawson’s Rocky Road Crunch Bars for my second Christmas treat item, but I changed direction when I found that there were boxes (yes, boxes) of graham crackers here. Substituted some of those graham … Continue reading

Chocolate Salame

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This treat was actually made at Christmastime, but I felt there was a limit to how many dessert entries readers would be interested in I wanted to have in a row. Now that all the New Year’s “must-do” resolutions have … Continue reading

Chocolate-Chunk Oatmeal Cookies with Dried Cherries and Pecans

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Please allow me to introduce my new kitchen helper: I’ve wanted one of these beautiful tools for a long while now and not too long ago, I finally found one online at an affordable price. After the requisite trouble with … Continue reading

Nanaimo Bars

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Back when I was a teenager, I remember visiting a friend’s home around Christmas time and trying a Nanaimo Bar for the first time. It was so good! I asked my friend’s mum for the recipe and took it home … Continue reading