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Cookbook Review: Petite Sweets

Today I was lucky enough to receive this book in the mail. I was super-excited because I am a huge fan of Beatrice Ojakangas-and not just because she too is Minnesotan but because her recipes are unique without being too far-fetched. I like that her recipes use simple ingredients that allow certain flavors to shine […]

Daring Bakers’ December Challenge- Gingerbread House

The December 2009 Daring Bakers’ challenge was brought to you by Anna of Very Small Anna and Y of Lemonpi. They chose to challenge Daring Bakers’ everywhere to bake and assemble a gingerbread house from scratch. They chose recipes from Good Housekeeping and from The Great Scandinavian Baking Book as the challenge recipes. I was […]

Homemade Filled Donuts

There are a lot of recipes in The Great Scandinavian Baking Book that I have on my list of recipes to try. Today I can scratch “Filled Donuts” off that list but I know I will be making them again. My son and I had quite the time making and decorating these. Personally I will […]