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  • July 11, 2014 • Dessert, Pie, Uncategorized

    Strawberry Pie

      Sometimes there is just nothing like a homemade pie, especially when it’s a strawberry pie.  Last week, a huge container of gorgeous, juicy red strawberries caught my eye at Sam’s Club and I took it as a challenege.  A...

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  • April 29, 2014 • Dessert, Party Favorites, Toddler Friendly, Toddlers & Kids

    Strawberry Shortcake

    I love strawberry shortcake!! It’s been a favorite of mine since I was a little kid and wondered if it would be one of my kids’ favorites as well.  After perfecting my recipe for them, the vote was unanimous: Winner!!  It no...

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  • April 10, 2014 • Cookies, Dessert, Greek Food

    Koulourakia: Greek Easter Cookies

    This recipe for Greek Easter Cookies, or Koulourakia as we call them in Greek, comes from my Thea (aunt) Aleka’s kitchen.   Among her many talents, Thea Aleka is the most talented baker.  She is always inventing and reinventing...

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  • March 25, 2014 • Dessert

    Texas Sheet Cake

    Texas sheet cake is my favorite cake to make from scratch.  It’s actually the perfect cake for all of us self-described cooks, rather than bakers.  For all of you bakers out there, this is probably the simplest cake in your...

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