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MNF – Kourabiedes – Greek Cookies

Way back in 1992 (in my youth!!) my service club in Santa Monica decided to publish a cookbook as a fundraiser. Now, from the date, you can see it was loooooong before the plethora of cooking shows and channels on … Continue reading

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MNF – Pfeffernusse, Say What?

During December, most of us get busy baking Christmas cookies: balls, bars, shapes, sandwich cookies, and even some that have tiny holes in the top so they can be hung as ornaments on your tree (and maybe some special ones … Continue reading

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Strawberry Dessert Omelet

I was making my breakfast omelet this morning (I have a 2 egg omelet almost every morning – usually stuffed with some kind of breakfast meat and/or some of last night’s left-overs). Today, I was sautéing some kielbasa that I … Continue reading

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Chocolate Lava Cake

Some time back (and you can check the Archives for it) I gave you recipe for a Butterscotch Lava Cake. But today, I’ll go back to the original Chocolate Lava … a really singular treat! Sometimes served with Crème Anglaise … Continue reading

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Chocolate Truffles

Valentine’s Day – the day for lovers! When you have someone special in your life, even if that ‘someone’ is YOU – because you are special, too! – Chocolate truffles are one of the very first things that come to … Continue reading

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Chocolate Éclair, yum!

Recently, a friend of mine and I had lunch at Clementine’s Bistro on El Paseo in Palm Desert. If you ever get anywhere close to them (just west of Monterey/Hwy. 74 on the south side of El Paseo), I urge … Continue reading

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Chocolate Spice Cake

I know it has been quite a while since I’ve written about dessert – especially chocolate! For my birthday last month, my sister and cousins took me to a wonderful Mexican restaurant and I had a fantastic Chicken Mole and … Continue reading

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