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CHOCOLATE BUNNY-COVERED STRAWBERRIES

My family knows better than anyone that I go weak at the knees for chocolate. Come Easter time, I’m forever sneaking into my kids’ baskets to snatch a chocolate egg or nip an end off a bunny’s ear. But after a week or so I start to get twitchy about sugar overload in the house. […]

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LIGHTER COCONUT CARROT CAKE

When my oldest daughter, Isabelle, was about three, she and I made a lemon tart together to bring to a family gathering. We mixed and rolled dough, twiddled our thumbs as we waited for it to chill, pressed it into the pan just so, and cooked a luscious Meyer lemon curd to pour into the […]

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SO SIMPLE DEVILED EGGS

People manage stress differently: Some overeat, others dip into the liquor cabinet, I bake, which is what I did over the weekend as the deadline for my cookbook drew near and I didn’t know what to do with my nerves. I fixated on a single recipe from the desserts chapter, an Apple Carrot Bundt Cake, […]

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