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Lemon Curd

Lemon Curd

A few years ago, we purchased a small Meyer Lemon tree. We keep it indoors in the winter, and move it outdoors in the summer. It has suffered from both neglect and over kindness, and has weathered its share of damaging hailstorms. Yet every year […]

Crepes

Crepes

We’ve been on a bit of a crepe-fest around here. I’m not sure what prompted it, but possibly it was just that I found a recipe that was simple and never failed. It’s so good in fact, that the teenager in the house used the […]

Banoffee Pie

Banoffee Pie

I’ve had many dinners out in my lifetime, but for some reason, one specific meal I had more than a decade ago at a little restaurant on the south coast of England sticks in my mind. No doubt due in part to dessert – a […]

Clafouti

Clafouti

  This is one of our favorite summertime desserts, and with cherries in season right now, it’s the perfect time to make it. It isn’t very photogenic – at least mine isn’t. Fortunately, it tastes much better than it looks. I have tried a number […]