Category Archives: Baking

Chocolate Rhubarb Cake Recipe

Chocolate Rhubarb Cake Recipe 2 1/2 cups flour 1 teaspoons baking soda 1 cups sugar 1/4 cup, generously rounded, cocoa 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 tsp salt 2 cups finely diced fresh rhubarb 2 eggs 1/2 cup butter just melted … Continue reading

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Sour Dough Nettle Bread

This is such a free form bread to me.. I had to write things down to make sure I could present this recipe in a format that other would get good results. I am assuming you know how to make … Continue reading

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Sticky Cinnamon Bun Recipe

Cinnamon Buns are truly a amazing treat an they should be very much considered that as they are calorie heavy  but they are amazing! I almost always make mine with bread dough but I find milk bread dough to be … Continue reading

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12 Ways to Use Rhubarb with Recipes

Spring is coming and that means the Rhubarb is up! I drooled over thekitchengardens post with her stunning photos, we may be the same zone but her garden weeks ahead of mine already. If you have somehow missed reading her … Continue reading

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Chocolate Cake with a Marmalade Glaze Icing Recipe

Sweet Orange Marmalade Glazed Chocolate Cake One Bowl Chocolate Cake Recipe (from my mom’s Red Cookbook) One cup Butter Two Cups of sugar 2 Large Eggs or 3 Med Eggs 1 cup of milk Mix all the wet together in … Continue reading

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Some Days go as planned.. others.. not so much..

So I had a plan for the day and then it changed..  It happens.. I was to have a quiet relaxed day with a big old Chinese meal for supper.. It sounded nice when it was planned.. We did sleep … Continue reading

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Using your Canning Storage- Canned Rhubarb Crisp Recipe

It was requested that I make a Rhubarb Crisp for Christmas and I nodded yes, and then I started looking for frozen rhubarb.. and I looked and looked and shook my head.. how could we have used it all up.. … Continue reading

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Honey Whole Wheat Bagels

I was making a batch of Honey Whole Wheat Bread on Monday and thought.. why not make half the batch into a loaf of bread and the second loaf in size into a nice batch of bagels. Sure its a … Continue reading

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Indulgent Red Current Chocolate Cake Recipe

Indulgent, o yes! This Cake is Indulgent.. Make a nice chocolate Cake.. My mom’s one bowl Chocolate cake will do quite well, just make it into two round pans or you can make it in a smaller cake pan and … Continue reading

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Rhubarb Cake Recipe – Spring Rhubarb and Ginger

                                                               Happy May Day! It was fitting that in the cold bitter spring rain, I headed out with a knife in one hand and poking though my 30 rhubarb plants, I took the biggest stalk off 8 of them (worth … Continue reading

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