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Back on Track

Hiatus finally over!  I’m so excited about the new site design – this is a first for me: our own custom designed Wordpress Theme.  I worked this baby up from scratch thanks to a brilliant tutorial by Ian Stewart of Theme Shaper, and I’m super pleased with the result.  Knowing me of course I’ll get [...]

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Red Velvet Birthday Cake

Yesterday was my birthday, and on Sunday Thomas made me this cake to celebrate. We’ve been eating it ever since, and last night after dinner I hit a cake wall…
You can find the recipe here.
You can also look at my birthday presents here. Woohoo!

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Napoleon Cake, Russian-style

This past Saturday, Thomas turned 26, and in the tradition of our birthdays together, I made a rather elaborate cake.
I think this tradition has emerged partly because we don’t really know enough people out here to scrape together a party – in any case certainly not enough people who also know each [...]

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