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Top Tips to Improve Your Baking

in baking baking powder baking soda better baking butter ingredients shortening Written by Amy Green of Simply Sugar & Gluten-Free. Photo courtesy Simply Sugar & Gluten-Free If you’re like me, you want your baked goods to look bakery perfect. No exceptions. I don’t always achieve that lofty goal but since […]

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Baking with bananas

in Bananas: Some nutrition facts and recipes Written by Fabi of Fabs Food. When it comes to baking, bananas are one of my favorite ingredients. They are delicious and versatile but bananas are not just simply good: they are actually good for us! A banana has more or less like […]

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Soups For The Soul

in My favourite soups soup summer soup winter soup Photos and Written by Fabi of fabsfood. As a child I remember how much I used to hate soups. As much as I love them as a grown up. A nice bowl of soup can warm your body and comfort your […]

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Chai (Indian Tea)

in chai cultural Indian Tea Written by Michelle of Food, Football and a Baby. A year and half ago, I was traveling in India. It was a cold January morning in Delhi, and my cousin and I had managed to snag a room in a beautiful guesthouse on the Jawaharlal […]

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Springerle cookies

in Christmas bakes cookies Written by Fabi of Fabs Food. If you take a look at my profile you will see I was born in Montevideo (Uruguay) I came to Spain when I was 9 and always lived here, except for an Italian parenthesis that left an important background of […]

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Torta caprese: a tale and a recipe

in cakes chocolate history Written by Fabi of fabsfood. Capri, a summer day around 1920. Carmine Di Fiore woke up a little concerned that morning. The faces of those three men who ordered a chocolate cake the day before were frightening. At least that’s what he thought when he was […]

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10 Simple Ways to Bake Healthier

in Alternative Baking baking baking tips fruit desserts healthy desserts lower fat whole grains Written by Amy Green of Simply Sugar & Gluten-Free.Photo of BlueberryTiramisu from Simply Sugar & Gluten-Free. Eating healthier is the latest buzz. And it’s not just because summer is here and we all want to look […]

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Easter Recipe Round-Up

in Easter Recipes 2010 Written by Margie of More Please. Easter is a moveable feast, celebrated not on a fixed date, but on the first Sunday after the full moon following the Spring Equinox. The traditional foods of Easter evoke spiritual symbols, capturing the sorrows and joys of life’s rich […]

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Holiday Cookies!

in cookies holiday baking Researched and Written by Kelsey of The Naptime Chef. I love Christmas cookies of all shapes and sizes. At this special time of year people around the world pull out all the stops baking holiday cookies, delving into special files of personal recipes to serve to […]

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Pickles and Preserves

in pickling preserving preserving fruits and vegetables Photos and Written by Jenny of Cook Like Ina. Now don’t panic when you read the heading as most pickles and preserves are very easy to make. If you can chop, stir and boil a kettle you can make these recipes. When I […]

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Cooking and Baking with Walnuts

in baking cooking nuts walnuts Written by Elle of Feeding My Enthusiasms Happy March Daring Bakers and Daring Cooks!! Oh, was that just TOO cheery? Do you get the ‘blahs’ after the holidays end? Most people do. I know that I usually feel a bit let down, although it could […]