Monthly Archives: November 2011

a little sweet cream for a birthday

I made cappuccino squares a couple of weeks ago: a thin chocolate cake base, a chocolate – espresso mousse, topped off with a sweetened whipped cream sprinkled with cinnamon. I took them over to our usual Friday night hang out, our … Continue reading

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for my mom, a ‘birdie’ cake

There is just something wonderful about baking in a swimsuit and beach cover up. It feels light and carefree. It means at any moment, in bare feet, I could pop back out into the sunshine for a walk, a swim, … Continue reading

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