Tag Archives: Baking and Confections

21 years ago today we were blessed with the birth of our second child Phillip Edward Bamber He came quietly into our lives on the afternoon of October 30, 1993 Never a baby that cried much, Phil preferred to be the observer of this crazy world around him. To this day this is a side […]

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Spinning rapturously on their delicate stems, these lovely ladies made the most gorgeous display yesterday.. then with a light gust of wind danced and scattered. ♥ Nature is almost always most resplendent right at the end of a season There is such beauty in the full bloom of a rose.. its tender petals softly curved and paper thin.. transparent and […]

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♥ As you may have heard, we’re in need of a little cheer around here today, something bright, warm and autumnal looking.. like these Carrot Cake Jam Bars. Having an unexpected snow day meant running outside at 7:00 am in one’s robe to smash the snow off of precious groaning tree limbs, many around the city snapped […]

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Aren’t these the cutest little Pavlova’s? I’m certain most of you know these were named after Anna Pavlova, the Russian ballerina. She must have been such an entrancing dancer! I’d love to have a dessert named after me.. something so lightly sweet and airy as these ones. These little treats are to have a crunchy outer shell and […]

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♥ Cloudy with a chance of cherries.. plucked and plonked, rain down into a silvery bucket under a crimson sun. ♥ Ruby red shoulders smart stretched on crumpled terrycloth bed while waves lull lull lull into a marooned day’s sleep. ♥ Scarlet snaps capture rosy seconds of blooming love and tender, just three winks three winks before they part. ♥ […]

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