Dec 29

Every year I make goodies for Christmas to hand out to close friends.  This year my goody tins contained four treats: Butter Tarts Praline Cookies Butterscotch Sticky Buns Amaretti Cookies Each recipe holds special meaning to me; the Butter Tarts are a recent memory of teaching my stepson Tyler to bake; the Praline Cookies are […]

Jul 5
The Cake!
posted by: dawn in Desserts on 07 5th, 2009 | | 2 Comments »

I am a cook, I am not a baker.  Anyone who knows their way around the kitchen understands that cooks and bakers are different species.  As a cook, I taste, I fiddle, I substitute ingredients, in short I take liberties and break rules.  Bakers cannot do this; baking has very strict rules and if you […]