Category Archives: Sweet Stuff

Sign-up link for #SweetSat 08/17/2013

Hi, everybody, and welcome back. I’ve successfully moved Pete and Tweet back into a cage together, separate from the big aviary, where the younger birds can’t pick on her. That’s her, the yellow and green bundle of complacent mischief, sitting … Continue reading

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Sign-up link for #SweetSat 08/10/2013

Hi, everybody, and welcome back. Guess it’s time to explain why I’ve been absent so much, huh? This handsome green-and-yellow feathered bundle of mischief is the reason. That’s Tweetie Bird, one of my four adored parakeets, and that’s her mate, … Continue reading

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Sign-up link for #SweetSat 08/03/2013

Hi, everybody, and welcome back. In keeping with our current coffee theme, here’s a yummy-looking blueberry coffee cake recipe. The basic recipe seems versatile, so you could probably swap out the blueberries for some other fruit, or even butterscotch or … Continue reading

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Sign-up link for #SweetSat 07/27/2013

Hi, everybody, and welcome back. Is that not a great idea? A little cup made of cookie dough, lined with icing, and filled with coffee. I bet that could be made with your favorite cookie recipe, although maybe not anything … Continue reading

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Sign-up link for #SweetSat 07/13/2013

Hi, everybody, and welcome back — a day late! I am so sorry! As an apology, I’ll share my secret recipe for traditional Scottish shortbread. It’s an easy recipe to remember, easy as 1-2-3: one part powdered sugar, two parts … Continue reading

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Sign-up link for #SweetSat 06/29/2013

Hi, everybody, and welcome back. What better dessert could there be for hot summer picnics and barbecues than fresh fruit kebabs? Chunks of melons and pineapples, skewered with strawberries and grapes, arranged on a plate ready for guests to grab. … Continue reading

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Sign-up link for #SweetSat 06/22/2013

Hi, everybody, and welcome back. Yeah, I’m still on a pancake theme here, probably because I’ve been really good, stuck with the diet (mostly), and not indulged. But that’s about to change, since there’s just no ignoring that stack of … Continue reading

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