Posts Tagged “anniversary”

{Perfectly flaky} cinnamon sugar rugelach

By | November 21, 2013

Several weeks ago, I sat down to pick something special for an anniversary dessert. (Of course this required sitting down.) My first plan was to go for some insanely elaborate cake, something that screamed “special occasion.” But here’s the thing. Although I know my husband would enjoy anything I make, a fancy cake just wasn’t […]

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Heart surprise cake

By | November 30, 2012

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So I made a cake. On the outside, it’s pretty nice, though I could certainly use some more practice with my frosting techniques. (Focus on the edible hearts, please. They never get old.) And on the inside… It was supposed to be a heart cake, in honor of our second anniversary (17 Kislev, which is […]

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One year ago today...!

By | December 13, 2011


One year ago today, I was wearing the biggest, poofiest white dress I could find. Also a tiara. Also about 300 hairpins that took more than 20 minutes to remove. It’s our one-year anniversary today, so instead of talking food I’m talking wedding memories. Below you’ll find a reprinted article that appeared in Binah magazine early […]

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The dish on double-deckers

By | August 14, 2011


You love brownies. You love blondies. So what could be better than both in one bite? That was my line of reasoning as I recently planned a special dessert for the first anniversary of our engagement. (Yes, I’m into anniversaries.) This recipe for double-decker brownie/blondies comes from Carine Goren’s dessert cookbook, Sweet Secrets. It’s a […]

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