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Jam Tart

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The most important thing I have to say about this jam tart is that it helped conquer my fear of making  a lattice topped pie.  I make tons of pies in every shape and form but this jam tart is my first attempt at making a lattice top.  Which is surprising since the crust is my favorite part of a […]

The Harlem Tea Room’s Scones

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There was a time when I would purchase  any magazine whose glossy cover caught my eye.  Food, home improvement , self-improvement, fashion, lifestyle, parenting,  relationship, you name it, if the magazine cover was shiny with topics that appealed to me I bought it.  At the beginning of each month, at the exact time new issues would appear, I’d run to my local book […]

Profiteroles with Vanilla Ice Cream and Bourbon Chocolate Sauce

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I’ve been pretty busy with the blog lately.  Seeking out recipes that best represent my vision for the blog, and responding to a sudden burst of questions and comments sent to me via e-mail and Facebook and also on the blog.   Thanks to all of you,  last Wednesday I got an all time new high of 74 […]

Showcasing Greatness Within the Black Community


adventures in baking, sewing and crocheting

A Lot On Your Plate

A budget friendly blog (now an official website) that gives creative & practical tips, recipes, and more, to help inspire, organize, & simplify your life!

industrial home decor ideas

Kat, Kitchen and Beyond

domestic diva, M.D.

my mother raised the perfect housewife...then I went to med school


and other adventures...


a collection of recipes

Texana's Kitchen

Yummy food. Pithy commentary. Pretty pictures.

The Craving Chronicles

I have a sweet tooth and I'm not afraid to use it

Just Homemade

Nothing is as good as homemade with love..

The Fauxmartha

Set to a minimalist tune.


My name is Dwayne Peterkin. I was re-baptized April 2011 and since then I have been doing my best to obey the Lord Jesus Christ and do his will. In this sinful world IT IS NOT EASY to stand up for God. You'll be tested, friendships may fall by the wayside, old habits will fade away. I hope that as I share my Faith Walk, others are encouraged on theirs. I hope you join me on this journey.

Murphy's Test Kitchen

A science teacher experimenting with cooking...

Kwanzaa Culinarians

Recipes and Food Stories from the African Diaspora

Chef and Steward®

Serving the good life!™

Chica Andaluza

Sometimes Up a Mountain in Andalucia and sometimes Down by the Sea on the English South Coast