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Apple Crisp

At this time of year, I crave the smell and taste of apples. To me, there isn’t another fruit worth eating during October. Local apples — sweet, tart, crunchy, juicy — are the best. I love baking with this versatile … Continue reading

16. October 2011 by Nina
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Nina’s Zucchini Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

3 c. whole wheat pastry flour 2 1/2 c. brown sugar 1 tsp. salt 1 tsp. baking powder 1 1/2 tsp. baking soda 2 tsp. cinnamon 1 tsp. vanilla extract 4 eggs at room temperature 1 1/4 c. canola oil … Continue reading

04. September 2011 by Nina
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Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp

As you might have seen from my weekly meal plan post the other night, I made Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp for dessert tonight. My husband wanted to try it and when I saw the fresh local rhubarb at the Lexington Co-Op … Continue reading

01. June 2011 by Nina
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Mom’s Cinnamon Rolls

For me, cinnamon is one of the most irresistible flavors in the world. It’s hard to think of cinnamon without cinnamon rolls, and it’s hard for me to eat them anywhere besides from my mom’s kitchen. I’m always afraid of … Continue reading

01. May 2011 by Nina
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Raspberry Apple Pie Tarts

After serving up apple pie at a recent Sunday family dinner, I got to thinking about apple pie in tart form. Immediately, I had an intense desire to make raspberry apple pie tarts. I remembered making a pie tart years … Continue reading

07. December 2010 by Nina
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Classic Apple Pie

As you may know by now, we are big pie people in my family. The other day, I made a classic apple pie. It makes the perfect dessert for any function or holiday. There are even a couple members of … Continue reading

06. November 2010 by Nina
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Spiced Applesauce Cake

There is something very special about baking and cooking with seasonal ingredients — and right now, my kitchen still has remnants of apples from apple picking weeks ago, so I am still feeling the apple recipes. Last week, I bookmarked a … Continue reading

31. October 2010 by Nina
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