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KATE’S CINNAMON COFFEE CAKE … quick, easy and so delicious

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Away way back in time coffee cake was a simple treat.    It was an uncomplicated cake.  The ingredients were always at hand.  It went together quickly .  The delicious aroma of the baking cake filled your kitchen.  It was warm … Continue reading

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SPICY PUMPKIN PIE

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I consider this the best pumpkin pie I’ve ever made.   AND THE EASIEST!!  I have been making pumpkin pie for more than fifty years of Thanksgivings.  Trying various recipes.  One that almost made the best pumpkin pie had pecans … Continue reading

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MARVELOUS MOLASSES CRINKLES

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    When you bake these old-fashioned cookies you fill your kitchen with the heady aroma of ginger, cinnamon and cloves.   The flavours are wonderfully addictive and it is difficult to stop at just one cookie.  These are inexpensive … Continue reading

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CLASSIC APPLE PIE

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Here is the apple pie of your dreams.  Tender flaky pastry, a filling of various types of apples liberally flavoured with cinnamon and nutmeg.  Serve it warm from the oven with a generous scoop of vanilla ice cream.  It’s an … Continue reading

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HOLIDAY SPICES AND FLAVORINGS

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The quartet of spices and flavorings you want for holiday baking are nutmeg, cinnamon, chocolate and vanilla. Tall ships sail into far flung harbors. The air warm and heavy with the fragrance of spices.  In Sri Lanka and South India … Continue reading

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SWEET POTATO MOUSSE a classic Thanksgiving dish.

There is a young man in our family with the soul of a poet, the eye of an artist and the dark, handsome look of a young Lord Byron.  What makes him truly outstanding he shows his heart when he … Continue reading

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STICKY CINNAMON BUNS

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A heavenly, sublime recipe that takes cinnamon buns to new heights.  This recipe started out as classic cinnamon buns more than fifty years ago.   Then I discovered the syrup recipe in an old Time-Life cookbook.  I combined the two recipes … Continue reading

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ZUCCHINI LOAF … a light, tender quick bread.

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Every morning I check my vegetable garden.  Every morning I am rewarded with zucchini.  I  lift the large leaves to find these green treasures. I like to pick zucchini when they are very small and tender.    I wanted to make … Continue reading

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