Flourless Chocolate Cake (Mother’s Day)

I cannot help my love for chocolate, it’s hereditary. I am convinced that eventually geneticists will identify the gene on which the code for “chocolate addict” is written. Until then, I am unscientifically stating that the love for chocolate runs in families. I’m not much of a candy person, but I have a strange, primal attachment to chocolate. I blame/thank […]

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Strawberry Shortcake

Strawberry shortcake is one of those desserts that has withstood the test of time.  With mentions in cookbooks dating back to the 1500’s and Shakespeare’s The Merry Wives of Windsor, this combination of fruit, cream and cake has won the hearts and sweet tooths of generations. As a child, I devoured bowls of sweet biscuit topped with unsweetened strawberries drizzled […]

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