Category Archives: baking

Apple Pie Therapy

After being home for the Christmas holidays for 2 weeks, I am nervous about returning to work. Not so much the going to work bit, but the getting the kids out of bed and carted off to daycare bit. I … Continue reading

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Adventures in Making Pumpkin Pie

  With Thanksgiving a few weeks away, and with Little Missy’s constant nagging about pumpkin pie, I’ve decided to break from our supermarket pie tradition and make my own.  Since Thanksgiving itself generally turns into craziness, I figured I’d practice … Continue reading

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My Christmas Post: Traditional Gingerbread Cookies

  With Christmas fast approaching my mind turns to the traditional foods and treats I grew up with in Finland, especially gingerbread cookies.  Now I could just head to the grocery store and buy a box of Anna’s cookies and … Continue reading

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Mouthwatering Mushroom and Onion Quiche and Round Two Rustic Tomato and FetaTart

We frequently buy Costco’s egg white quiches because they are handy for a quick meal and Little Missy loves them.  Unfortunately our local Costco hasn’t sold our favorite two-pack of broccoli cheddar and spinach quiches lately so I decided to make my own … Continue reading

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Oatmeal Bars, Perfect for Self Feeding

When my second baby was born a few months ago I was fortunate enough to have my mom stay and help for a while. She was able to get my little missy out of bed and fed in the mornings … Continue reading

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