Category Archives: Photo

I Dared to Make a Wedding Cake. . . and I Succeeded!

Researching the Cake Assembly A former student and now neighbor of mine got married in Las Vegas last month. She held a reception back here in Minnesota so that everybody could be included in the celebration. She may have asked me to help her make a wedding cake for the reception, or I may have […]

Perfect Popovers

The Star Tribune had a recipe for “Perfect Popovers” in today’s Taste section. Since I had planned on making soup for supper I thought these would be a good accompaniment. I had never heard of Popovers before moving to Minnesota, but they are pretty popular, especially in this town. They taste like a thin, light, […]

Daring Bakers’ October Challenge- Donuts

Donuts are one of my favorite foods. I like to make these about once a year but since it was chosen as a Daring Bakers challenge I got to make them twice this year. Previously, I used Beatrice Ojakangas’ recipe. The Daring Bakers used Alton Brown’s. The recipes are somewhat similar but for Alton’s you […]