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Red White and Blue Flag Cake for July 4th

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The Monday Treat – Extremely Fancy Red White and Blue Popsicles

New York has changed me in ways that I could not have imagined. I now say “awesome” a lot more than I used to (never, in fact) and I have on more than one occasion said “super awesome!” without irony. … Continue reading

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The Monday Treat – Amish Pie

Our friends Ingyin and Yosi planned a last road trip of summer, before returning to NYU Abu Dhabi to start the new term. Essentially, what they were looking for, was Americana.

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Red White and Blue Popsicles for 4th July

Nothing says summer quite like a popsicle, and these red white and blue ones scream 4th July.

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Chocolate raspberry brownies

Instead of chocolate chips these meltingly dark brownies have little pockets of juicy raspberries scattered through them.  They’re delicious served warm with pouring cream and fresh raspberries or with raspberry ripple ice cream. I usually cut them into heart shapes … Continue reading

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The Monday Treat – Easy Valentines ideas

Valentines is a different ball park here in America. It’s really not such a big deal in the UK. You’ll see the odd woman with roses on the underground, and probably it’s the Biggest deal in the Whole World if … Continue reading

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Raspberry and Blackberry Tart

Ingredients 1 sheet of defrosted puff pastry 1 cup of ricotta cheese (or thereabouts) 2 tbsp sugar (vanilla sugar if you have any) 1 tsp good vanilla essence (if you don’t have vanilla sugar) 1 pint of raspberries ½ pint … Continue reading

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The Monday Treat – 5 Easy Desserts for Labor Day

My Labor Day cooking tends towards the simple – basically burgers as often as I think I can get away with them, and for dessert I want to stay in a relaxed holiday mood, to expend as little effort as … Continue reading

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The Monday Treat – Ice Cream Sundaes

What did your 8 year old self wish for you? Do you remember? And, if you do, is it the kind of thing you should take seriously now? Take Jonathan for instance. His 8-year old self was pretty driven; he … Continue reading

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Nutella Raspberry Tart

I love Nutella. If you don’t, I think it unlikely that we will be friends. This tart feeds 6, theoretically. If there are hormones or broken hearts involved, well, all bets are off. Nutella Raspberry Tart (serves 6) 1 sheet … Continue reading

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