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Double lime cupcakes

It's the basic butter cupcake -- with lime. Why "double"? Because there's lime in the cupcakes and lime in the glaze. But lime is a citrus -- won't all that lime make the ... (more)

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3-cheese mini corn muffins

Based on the corn muffins a la Kenny Rogers in the archive, these mini muffins are made tastier with the addition of three different kinds of cheese and chopped parsley. I ... (more)

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Orange-glazed blueberry muffins

The recipe that inspired these breakfast muffins was labeled as "baked donuts." Since I don't have donut baking pans, I improvised by using something quite-similar -- ... (more)

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Salted caramel cheese tart

Cheesecake is not something you can cut and serve straight out of the oven. A cheesecake has to cool slowly and thoroughly, and chilled for best results. It's the same with ... (more)

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Salted caramel cinnamon cake

One of life's simplest pleasures has got to be eating cake or bread still warm from the oven. In my dream world, I'm up before the crack of dawn everyday and, by the time the ... (more)

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Bacon, cheese and pepper muffins

This recipe was originally published on September 8, 2009. I have included step-by-step photos to make the instructions more illustrative. Enjoy! I saw these bacon onion ... (more)

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Tri-colored cake with chocolate glaze

Sometimes, it's not how many cake recipes you know but, rather, how versatile a basic cake recipe is that you can make a dozen different things with it. It's like having a ... (more)

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Lemon chiffon cake with lemon glaze

The aroma is in the cake; the tang is in the glaze. Why? Because the lemon zest went into the cake while the lemon juice went into the glaze. If you have't discovered it yet, ... (more)

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Choco-vanilla marble chiffon cake

When they were younger, the girls loved Goldilocks mocha-vanilla chiffon cake. You know, the one sold by the slice? That and the chicken pie were the only Goldilocks items we ... (more)