Posted on Saturday, 21st August 2010 by Grace Massa Langlois

Have you ever run a Google search for “The Best Chocolate Chip Cookie“? It’s incredible the amount of entries that are returned and everyone is insisting they have found the very best.  How would you describe the ultimate chocolate chip

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A photo of a stack of Jacques Torres's Secret Chocolate Chip Cookies placed on a white napkin.
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Posted on Friday, 20th August 2010 by Grace Massa Langlois

I purchased a new cookbook, David Lebovitz’s Ready for Dessert, a few weeks ago. Whenever I purchase a new cookbook I quickly flip through all the pages and look at all the beautiful food photography.  The photos generally dictate which

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A photo of 3 small skillet sized brownies lined with parchment.
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Posted on Wednesday, 18th August 2010 by Grace Massa Langlois

I can’t believe it’s Wednesday already!  My daughter, Liana, is going on a camping trip this weekend with the neighbourhood kids.  They are completely roughing it, no camper, no cottage, no showers, no electricity and sleeping in tents. One of

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A close up photo of a stack of chocolate chip belgian waffles garnished with chocolate chips.
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Posted on Saturday, 14th August 2010 by Grace Massa Langlois

Hope everyone is enjoying the weekend and the beautiful weather. I can’t believe summer is almost coming to an end and the kids will be back to school soon. The winter months always seem to drag on yet summer seems

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A photo of 2 flourless chocolate cakes with chocolate glaze, garnished with sugared raspberries on a white rectangular plate placed on a chocolate brown tea towel.
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Posted on Friday, 13th August 2010 by Grace Massa Langlois

The wedding has passed, my family has returned home and I can honestly say I can’t remember when I felt this exhausted.  I loved having my family here, they have only been gone a couple of days and I miss

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A close up photo of an iced butter cake with a piece cut and removed slightly away from full cake.
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Posted on Wednesday, 11th August 2010 by Grace Massa Langlois

What a fantastic weekend!  Rehearsal party on Friday, Vera, my niece, was married on Saturday, big barbecue on Sunday and we celebrated Gina’s Sweet Sixteen with this amazing Chocolate Layer Cake with Chocolate Cream Cheese Frosting.  The wedding was amazing,

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A photo of a chocolate buttermilk layer cake on a glass cake stand.
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Posted on Thursday, 5th August 2010 by Grace Massa Langlois

I love cooking breakfast on the weekends especially Chocolate French Toast.  I love the wonderful aromas that linger throughout the house, bacon frying, onions sauteing, butter simmering, freshly grated cinnamon for the french toast and of course the sweet aroma

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A close up photo of 3 pieces chocolate french toast.
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Posted on Wednesday, 4th August 2010 by Grace Massa Langlois

I really need to start exercising some restraint at the farmer’s market.  If you could only see my fridge during the summer months.  I have bowls and bowls of juicy berries and fresh fruit of all kinds.  I always way

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A close up photo of 3 blackberry-almond shortbread squares stacked one above each other with small, white doilies in between each square.
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