Caramel Apple Galette

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A little known fact about me:  I'm a musical junkie.  I grew up with the arts all around me.  My parents were very active in the community theater, as were my younger brother and I, and one of my sisters was a piano prodigy, so it wasn't uncommon for any or all of us to... 

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Asparagus Quiche – and a GIVEAWAY!

asparagus quiche

THIS GIVEAWAY HAS ENDED.   I really wanted to name this post "Adventures in Yummiliciousville", but it just didn't roll off the tongue like I had hoped it would...and besides, it definitely didn't express the point of this post... How overjoyed I am to have hit 1,000 fans on my Facebook page! It's hard to... 

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Making Pastry Dough in a Food Processor

Caramel apple galette

  With Thanksgiving less than one week away, it's time to fire up the oven and officially start the 2011 baking season.  Now THAT'S something to gobble about! The secret to serving a perfectly yummilicious pastry dessert lies in using fresh ingredients, and in making a flaky, buttery, light-as-air crust.  There are numerous suggestions for... 

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