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The elusive bananas foster custard pie

The bananas foster custard pie is my current project in the works.  We had the initial version, but that missed the mark for me.  It just wasn’t it.  So, with my partner in crime, we discussed what was wrong, and … Continue reading

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Creative cooking and buttermilk banana foster custard pie

You don’t have to have some special degree in order to be a creative cook.  It does help to have some basic skills, a bit of creativity, and a dash of common sense though!  That means that when I’m contemplating … Continue reading

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Bread pudding, banana foster style

In terms of desserts, one of the most popular ones in New Orleans is bread pudding.  While living there, I tried a lot of them  and no matter how much the restaurant or home cook claimed that theirs was different … Continue reading

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Classic cookie recipe-Snickerdoodles!

If you want to put smiles on faces, whether its at work, a senior center, church, or a family gathering, one nearly guaranteed recipe is snickerdoodles.  It’s a simple cookie, but almost everyone has fond memories of eating them as … Continue reading

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Ultimate oatmeal cookies make great shippable gifts

Everybody needs a few stand by cookie recipes that are easy to make and delight the lucky recipients when you package them up and send them off.   These are cookies that even ship well, making them a great choice to … Continue reading

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