Monthly Archives: May 2009

Strawberry and lemon pastry cream filled tart

10 days after my due date and still no sign of no. 3… I thought he would have announced himself by now but no such luck ๐Ÿ˜‰ He’s still doing well so I guess all we can do is wait … Continue reading

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Daring Bakers – Apple strudel

This is the first DB bakers challenge I made very early on, but that has all to do with the fact that I’m co-hosting this month’s challenge ๐Ÿ˜‰ I just found out I was pregnant when I heard I was … Continue reading

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A Birthday Celebration

Yesterday evening when I went to bed was the first evening in the last few weeks that I hoped the baby wouldn’t announce himself that night. The reason being that my youngest son has his 2nd birthday today ๐Ÿ™‚ Luckily … Continue reading

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Pistachio financiers with rhubarb compote

Another recipe I made to use up some of the egg whites I had left-over after making sirnica. Never tried financiers before and I was pleasantly suprised how good they where. The pistachio’s together with the beurre noisette gave a … Continue reading

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Dark brown sugar meringues

Having a lot of egg whites left-over from my sirnica I made these delicious dark brown sugar meringues. I’ve made them before and I love the way the brown sugar is dissolved by heating the egg white with the sugar … Continue reading

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