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sour cream raisin bar

Sour Cream Raisin Bars

I first met Carrie when we worked together at a little café in downtown San Diego. I had recently returned from New York, defeated by the city, but full of hope and a passion for all things baked. She was smoking a cigarette out by the dumpsters, still sweaty from her morning bike ride to work, and I was taking out the recycling. Continue Reading


Peachs with a twist

Last week my Grandma called me and told me that she had read my entire blog and that all of the recipes were too long. Because they were so long, she said, no one was going to try any of the recipes. I have to admit that at first I was a little offended. Then I started thinking about it and realized that A) that wasn’t neccessarily true, I would try these kinds of recipes and B) if no one tries them then whatever, Continue Reading