Tag Archives: sweets

Salty & Sweet

Last year for Mother’s Day, I made my mom a huge jar of chocolate and vanilla salted caramels. Rumor had it that while my mom loved them, and kept them in the fridge so she could savor one at a … Continue reading

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That Blue for That Smile

Every girl knows the color. That slightly green, mostly blue, usually inscribed with a little black name and tied with a little white ribbon. [source] Ah yes, Tiffany & Company… the infamous color, home of breakfasts, bling, and truly untouchable … Continue reading

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Sweet Pea Cupcakes

Imagine my delight when, on Friday, I parked my car on a side street near the nail salon I was visiting, looked out my window and saw a sign that said “Sweet Pea Cupcakes”! I walked in with a huge … Continue reading

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It’s Pancake Day!

Every time I looked at a blog post today, it was about pancakes. It’s National Pancake Day (or DĂ­a Nacional de Panqueques, as I taught my students) and everywhere I looked there were stacks of pancakes of various varieties. Needless … Continue reading

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Whoopie After A Dinner Date

**Have you voted for my Wonderful POMcakes today?** A word of advice: when your husband/fiance/boyfriend/significant other offers to cook dinner for you on a weeknight, JUST SAY YES! I came home today, and Adam had gone to the grocery store … Continue reading

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