Monthly Archives: January 2008

WTSIM #12- Coconut and coffee terrine

Sometimes you have a great idea for a recipe but when you make it, it doesn’t turn out completely how you wanted…completely being an understatement here. When I saw that this month’s WTSIM was all about terrines I made a … Continue reading

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Daring Bakers – Lemon meringue pie

This month’s Daring Baker’s challenge was lemon meringue pie, a challenge from The Canadian Baker. I’m a bit feverish so I’ll keep this post a little short. When I read the recipe I did have a few reservations about the … Continue reading

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HHDD #17 – Brioche pizza with strawberry jam and white chocolate

When I say Ivonne’s entry to HHDD #17 I remembered that I forgot something…not making my entry for HHDD but posting about it. So here in the nick of time is at least a picture of my entry. Will update … Continue reading

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SHF #39 – Candy crown cookie

I thought it would be a good idea to let my oldest son show the cookie crown with candy that I made for this month’s SHF which is hosted by CandyRecapper this month. While the idea seemed a good one … Continue reading

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Cashew nut, honey & vanilla pie

I came across a recipe of a walnut and honey filled pie in an old issue of Elle Eten (the Dutch food version of Elle magazine) the other day. It looked so good that I had to try it. I … Continue reading

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Ancient history….

2008 hasn’t been very inspiring for me up till now (in the baking department that is) as I already mentioned in my last post…actually the end of 2007 wasn’t either. I planned on making a special dessert for Christmas but … Continue reading

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Wittamer chocolates & macarons (And Happy New Year!)

I’m afraid I don’t have a lot of inspiration, that’s why I haven’t posted an entry for a while…sorry about that. Promise to give you a ‘real’ post soon. In the meanwhile, here are a few pictures of Wittamer macarons … Continue reading

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