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BCM Crispy-Topped Brown Sugar Bars

When I read the recipe for this week’s bake-along, I was a bit worried.  Caramelized Rice Krispies for the topping!  And the phrase in the recipe “The sugar may smoke, but that’s fine–just keep going…” gave me pause.  But everything … Continue reading

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BCM Brown-Butter-and-Vanilla-Bean Weekend Cake

I’m a bit late with this one, so this is just a quick post to get caught back up.  I really enjoyed this cake.  The texture is similar to pound cake.  The flavor is simple and delicious, just perfect with … Continue reading

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Reflections on a New Blogging Year

When I started this blog in January of 2012 it was for the purpose of participating in Tuesdays With Dorie “Baking with Julia” cookbook bake-along. Two recipes a month were assigned from the book and the idea was all the … Continue reading

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