Dessert

"Unorthodox" Chocolate Babka

“Unorthodox” Chocolate Babka

I’ve never cared very much about birthdays. I have an epically bad one—New Year’s Day—which means that everyone is always too exhausted and hungover to do much celebrating. Either that, […]

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"The Edible Woman" Lemon Cake with Lemon Buttercream

“The Edible Woman” Lemon Cake with Lemon Buttercream

It seems like everyone has been talking about feminism lately. Let’s do a quick recap. There was Beyonce at the VMAs declaring herself a feminist during her set. Then, there […]

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"Stacey's Emergency" Brown Butter Pecan Brownies

“Stacey’s Emergency” Brown Butter Pecan Brownies

One morning, about two weeks after September 11, 2001, my mom did something that I’ve been thinking about a lot lately. My sister and I were eating cereal at the […]

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