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Apple Tart

Remember back in the day when I used to make tarts all of the time? Mandarin Orange and Pomegranate Tart Banana Pudding Tart Fresh Fruit Tarts Plum Macadamia Nut Tart Rasberry Chocolate Tart with Biscotti Crust Banana Nut Tart Well, I was asked to make […]

Apple Cake with Caramel Sauce

It’s that time of year! (And believe it or not, I’m not referring to pumpkins. Not yet, at least!) I have APPLES on the brain!  Boy am I loving these crisp cool mornings. I’ve officially made the switch to hot coffee, which is a big step given […]

Curried Chicken Salad

As I previously mentioned, I have been in search of low-fuss no-cook appetizers.  There is nothing worse than slaving over a hot oven in the middle of summer!  (That kind of heat makes me grumpy and that is no way to greet guests!)  Again, with […]

Apple and Meringue Tartlets

My sincerest apologies to all of you for my lack of posts lately.  The weeks have been flying by–don’t you hate it when that happens?–and my kitchen and all of its lovely stainless pots, enamel pans, melamine mixing bowls,  wooden spoons, and rubber spatulas have […]

Caramel Apple Cupcakes with Maple Cream Cheese Frosting

I love autumn!  I love how the weight of the thick summer air lifts to reveal the cool crisp dark breeze of fall.  The sun sets earlier, beckoning me to my kitchen and dinner table where the foods of the season can be savored.  Pumpkins, squash, […]