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Melon cocktail with grape syrup

If you Google "melon cocktail", you'll find that there are two categories. The first is an alcoholic drink; the second is a dessert. This falls under the second category. But … [Read more...]

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Microwave carrot cupcakes

So, as I was saying... I’m experimenting on whether regular cake/cupcake recipes can be done in the microwave, period. Maybe just a matter of getting the setting and baking … [Read more...]

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Microwave chocolate cupcakes

When there's just Speedy and me at home -- and that's five days out of every week -- I try to refrain from baking. And it's so darn hard to control myself especially when the … [Read more...]

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Mocha and almond trifle

The inspiration started with a photo. The finished dessert turned out to be something else because, believe or not, it was partially made with “failed cookies.”What failed … [Read more...]