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    The Fear of Making Macarons

    The Fear of Making Macarons Do you know dogs and bees smell fear? I am pretty sure that pastries can smell it from a mile away as well.  About a year ago macarons were popping up everywhere, except in Arizona of course. At first I didn’t pay much attention, but then I became intrigued.  I […]

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  • Birthday Cookies

    Birthday Cookies for Nana

    Cookies for Nana There is nothing quite like creating a unique gift for a very special person.  This week I was blessed to be able to make birthday cookies for Nana.  Aleene Wilcox, born February 17, 1920, is my Nana.  She is known for her hospitality and grace to all who come in contact with her.  Aleene, […]

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  • Valentine Cookie Kit

    Valentine Cookie Kit Yes, I know what you must be thinking. A valentine cookie kit, already? {Collective sigh} I just got my Christmas tree down. I know what you mean. When I walked into the grocery store on New Year’s Eve they were putting up the Valentine’s Day cards.  It seems like we just move for holiday to […]

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