Cake is in the oven…

…and I’m waiting, none too patiently for it to be done–it smells heavenly: buttery, coffee-y, nutty, with a little caramel-molasses-like overtone from the brown sugar. (It’s a very easy cake to put together–you don’t even really need to use a mixer–but since it was sitting there on the counter, I did use it.) The recipe […]

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A must-try dessert

Since I’ve gotten Trillian installed I get all these quick updates from Twitter and Facebook zipping across my desktop. This one, given that it’s berry season,  looked like something I should pass on. I’m not usually “into” cakes particularly, but I do have a weakness for good pound cake, especially with fresh berries, figs, and […]

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