Category Archives: Oh so yummy recipe

Dark Chocolate Texas sheet cake: sin on a plate…

This has been yet another crazy week, filled with graduations, parties, illnesses, and a proliferating laundry pile. I attacked it today, wrestled it to the ground, and tried to beat it into submission. A whole lotta good that’ll do, though- it only laughs in my face and starts multiplying again. It’s pure evil in a […]

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Marian Antoinette DeCicco’s cheesecake

Guess what?! I lost 20 lbs!! So let’s celebrate, and make a cheesecake, y’all! I know, my last post was my Easter pie, but I had some left over ricotta and Lord knows, you never let good ricotta go to waste. So, I figured I’d get the cheesecake thing out of my system, and then […]

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Easter Pie, or Pastiera Di Grano

I had thoughts of elegant pictures, and a post rich in history to accompany my recipe today. But as the evening progressed, I find myself giving in to the aches and pains of today’s double workout. Our daily work out is at 9:30 a.m., and then one at 3:00 p.m. for those in our Get […]

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Gâteau de Crêpes with Green Tea Cream

The day I opened my copy of Chocolate Epiphany , by Francois Payard, I knew I had to make this cake. While there are so many amazing recipes inside, this one just spoke to me. I love layers- and this one had 20 mouth watering layers of chocolate crepes, infused with orange zest, filled with […]

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18, already..?!

A few weeks ago, my oldest daughter turned 24. That, for some reason, was easier to swallow than my oldest son turning 18 this past weekend. Wow. Come August, he’ll be getting settled into his dorm room, loving his new found freedom, and starting the next chapter in his life… excuse me while I cry… […]

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