Category Archives: Baking Adventures

Baseball Baby Shower

Dear Friends, We had the fun opportunity to make some treats for a baseball themed baby shower! The treats, Lemoncellos (Lemon Sugar Cookies with Lemon Buttercream) and Madeleines (French Sponge Cookies with Vanilla Buttercream) looked quite like baseballs and bats, … Continue reading

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French Birthday Mini Eclairs

Happy Summer to You! For a very special little girl’s 2nd birthday, we made mini éclairs with vanilla pastry cream, chocolate ganache glaze, with raspberry pick accents decorated with lots of pink watercolor, scalloped edges, and Eiffel tower icons. Ooh, … Continue reading

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April Bread of the Month

Dear Friends, We had the pleasure of making Iced Hot Cross Buns in celebration of the Easter Holiday and Provencal Herb Bread, which we baked in tiny terracotta pots. Our Hot Cross Buns are one of the best things we … Continue reading

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April Birthdays – French Café with Newsprint Theme

Dear Friends, As nicer weather approaches, I look forward to my all-time favorite outdoor activity of sunning myself at a neighborhood café while savoring a decadent pastry 🙂 It is only natural, then, that I would try to evoke those … Continue reading

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March Bread of the Month

Dear Friends, Hope this post finds you well! We were so excited for our bread selection this month as it was inspired by both my Irish heritage and my top desired travel destination. We made Irish Brown Breads and Croatian … Continue reading

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Flourless Fudge Cookies

Dear Friends, We made Flourless Fudge Cookies as a special Valentines treat to go with our Bread of the Month selection of Cinnamon Raisin Whole Wheat Bread and Cherry Orange Scones. These cookies have been all over Pinterest and deserve … Continue reading

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January Bread of the Month

Dear Friends, Here are the pictures from our Bread of the Month selection for January. We made Kaiser Rolls topped with Poppy and Sesame Seeds as well as Glazed Cheesecake Bread.   The rolls are quite versatile – great for … Continue reading

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December Birthdays – Holiday Flavors

Dear Friends, We can’t believe that this year is just about over! We hope it’s been a good one for you! Peachie and I have been looking forward, as we do every year, to eating specific treats with holiday seasonal … Continue reading

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September Birthdays – Up, Up & Away

Dear Friends, As we look ahead to the fall, we’re excited about cooler weather and all the baking motivation that comes with it! One of the experiences that tops my bucket list is a hot air balloon ride, and this … Continue reading

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August Birthdays – Nautical Theme

Dear Friends, Hope you’ve had a great summer and were able to take some vacation time! Peachie and I went to Garden City Beach, South Carolina at the end of July, trying to fill our sun and salt water quotas … Continue reading

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