Category Archives: Baked Goods

Apple Apricot Jam Tart

Apple Apricot Jam Tart

My neighbor Theo, an inquisitive, creative, awesome young man, stopped by a bit ago for some apricot jam. He said he was making an apple tart and the recipe called for apricot jam. Sure thing! The tart was as delicious as it was beautiful. I can’t wait to make one myself!

Pecan and Rye Thumbprint Cookies

These cookies are really really delicious and super simple to make. They melt in your mouth. The combination and pecans, rye flour, and butter (and of course sugar, jam, etc), makes for a delectable crumbly and rich cookie.

Thanksgiving 2017 – Dinner Rolls

To say that my family is quirky is probably generous (just ask my older brother Eric). I won’t go into the gruesome details of the craziness but here’s one weird thing:

Cherry Hand Pies

My Dad loves pies. I have vivid memories of going to Dupars in the Valley with my Dad when I was a little kid and ordering pie with him. He has hysterical stories that he tells about his

Gwyneth’s Mother’s Cookies

I was at my friend Pam’s house for dinner last week and I started looking through her cook book collection. The books were all really clean – pristine clean in fact. I immediately felt self-

Helene’s Chocolate Brownies And Khai’s Send-Off

Chocolate Brownies

I really like reading David Lebovitz’s blog. Someone set it up so that it automatically pops up in my email. I think Sele Nadel-Hayes did that for me. Various people help me in various ways

Baked Apples With Dried Apricots And Almonds

I told my brother Phil that my ‘book group’ was coming over for dinner and that I was making baked apples for dessert. He didn’t think that was a very interesting dessert and made some